Between 900 and 200 BCE, breakthroughs around the world laid the foundation for the emergence of today's major faiths.
The scriptures have power to both divide and conquer.
A church historian seeks out the stories of committed Christians who, over the centuries, have lived their faith and helped keep their church alive.
From crawling on the carpet with Ronald Reagan to sipping tea with the Che Guevara of Afghanistan, former staffers recount stories as the Monitor transitions to new formats.
In Northern Ireland, he 'failed' 700 times but ultimately secured a deal in 1998 after decades of hatred and violence.
Many understand, but some may doubt Obama's 'blackness.'
Rejecting political partisanship, more Evangelicals seek a broader agenda.
Rejecting political partisanship, more Evangelicals are embracing a broader agenda.