Archives for Aug 13, 2011 @ 11:11

Saturday Afternoon Book Review: Norman Wirza

Norman Wirza, Food and Faith: A Theology of Eating (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011). $24.99; £16.99. ISBN-10: 521146240; ISBN-13: 978-0521146241. Reviewed by Wesley Vander Lugt If how we live inevitably demonstrates what we believe, then eating may be one of the greatest indicators of our theology. Every time we eat, we are forming and performing [Read More…]

Barna’s Newest Study: Church Changing 4

From Barna: Studying the changes that have occurred in the religious beliefs and behavior of adults based on race and ethnicity shows that there has been lots of movement since 1991 – but perhaps not in the ways expected. These findings are part of the State of the Church – 2011 report from the Barna Group, [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

Are we ready for some school year?! Yep, this is some stuff Christians like. Matthew Milliner: “Consequently a modern feminist such as Elizabeth Johnson does not argue for Christ’s androgyny.  “Let us be very clear: the fact that Jesus of Nazareth was a male human being is not in question.  His sex was a constitutive element [Read More…]