Archives for Dec 30, 2010 @ 12:03

How often does this happen?

From Slate, interview by Kathryn Schulz. After the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a 13-year-old kid named Josh Stieber vowed that as soon as he was old enough, he would join the military. His goal: to help protect his country and spread its values of freedom and democracy around the world. With the war still [Read More…]

Evolutionary Creation 8 (RJS)

We’ve been working through Denis O. Lamoureux’s book Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution – a book that describes a way to move beyond the creation and evolutions debates. Chapter 6 of the book works through Genesis 1-11 considering the nature of the texts, the genre of the various stories told,  the logical inconsistencies [Read More…]

Fully Alive 5

“The glory of God is a human fully alive,” so said Irenaeus, and this line is both quoted and a theme for Trevor Hudson’s new book, Discovering Our Spiritual Identity: Practices for God’s Beloved. This book is a workbook, and I’ve not mentioned that yet. Each chp has sidebars and blocks and questions for us [Read More…]