Archives for Nov 23, 2010 @ 14:55

Marriage Changes 6

From the Pew Research Center: Now the word “Share” is not entirely clear, so here’s my read: in 1960, 76% of college grads or higher were married; in 2008 only 64% of college grads/higher are married. That right? [Read more…]

A New Kind of Brain

Did you see this? Some recent observations about what technology is doing to the brain — wiring it for distractions. Researchers say the lure of these technologies, while it affects adults too, is particularly powerful for young people. The risk, they say, is that developing brains can become more easily habituated than adult brains to [Read More…]

Evolutionary Creation 1 (RJS)

I am going to begin a new series of posts today – one post every week or so – centered around Denis O. Lamoureux’s book Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution. Dr. Lamoureux is an Associate Professor of science and religion at St. Joseph’s College in the University of Alberta (UA) in Edmonton. He [Read More…]

Converting our Imagination 1

In the next two years Americans will be bombarded by political rhetoric. I am not alone in decrying the politicization of our culture, and neither am I alone in urging followers of Jesus to refocus. Political rhetoric is not only filling our imaginations with hope, hope that can’t be delivered by a President, but it [Read More…]