Archives for Mar 23, 2010 @ 10:43

The Health Care Plan: What do you not like about it?

Yesterday we heard a variety of voices on what is to be liked about the new health care plan. Today we want to hear what you don’t like about it. But because of yesterday I’m going to create a few rules, and the rules are words that can’t be used.  Avoid apocalyptic pronouncements such as [Read More…]

What Role Naturalism? 2 – Insights from Thomas (RJS)

Last Friday and Saturday Francis Beckwith, Professor of Philosophy & Church-State Studies at Baylor University, posted an essay describing his journey through the concepts of intelligent design, philosophical naturalism, and Christian philosophy. Beckwith has been no stranger to controversy the last five or six years – for a wide range of reasons from his criticism [Read More…]

Eugene Peterson: Practice Resurrection 8

Eugene Peterson, in his new book, Practice Resurrection: A Conversation on Growing Up in Christ  explores the church in Ephesians 2, and lands upon an idea worth pondering today: Do we focus on the function of the Church or the ontology of the Church? That is, on what it does and can do and should do or [Read More…]