Archives for Nov 4, 2010 @ 20:19

So Grateful

We want to thank the good folks out there who are sponsoring children at Mabanteneni in Swaziland through HopeChest. Wow, we’ve got only one child left, and through the Jesus Creed community we have sponsored 24 children! Will you consider supporting Mabanteneni’s community of orphans and pastors and Go-Gos who care for the local kids? [Read More…]

Does Obama Get It? Yes!

What the critics of Obama are not understanding is that he does get it, and what it means for him is “Stay the course.” Obama doesn’t think the election results means he has to change; it means he has to do better at what he believes in and is already doing. No backing down here [Read More…]

A Thought on Reading

I came across this statement by David Ulin and thought it expressed the inner fabric of books and reading and pondering and imagining and finding truth and of the joy of being found. What do you think of his statement? From David Ulin, The Lost Art of Reading: Why Books Matter in a Distracted Time: [Read More…]

Did God Create Us Sinful? (RJS)

This post is part 6 of a series The Fall and Sin After Darwin. We’ve been looking at the essays in a book Theology After Darwin centered around a simple question: What are the implications for Christian theology if Darwin was right? In conjunction with this we are also looking at three articles in the [Read More…]

American Economics for Europeans

I’m not an economist, and not even all that interested in economic theory, but in living in the USA and listening to others, I’ve distilled our economy’s central drivers into three passions — three drivers. In our travels around the world and getting to know those who come from different economic systems, sometimes we are [Read More…]