Archives for Aug 15, 2011 @ 13:16

CCM and Christian Marketing

By Meghan O’Gieblyn for Guernica Magazine: Meghan’s story is thorough, well-written and even more it unmasks some of the strategies and inner realities of the music industry. Was this your experience? Lifehouse’s “Hanging by a Moment”—which topped the Billboard 100 for the year—is a more well-known example of this trend: “Desperate for changing / Starving [Read More…]

Millennials and the Work Place

What do you think? Why would anyone even want to hire millennials? Are they worth the trouble? “We want to make a difference from day one, which is totally huge. We show up, and that’s why we think we should be vice president,” joked Dorsey. “Gen-Y brings a lot of valuable skill sets in terms [Read More…]

How to use the Bible in Politics 1

About ten days back we looked at someone who uses the Bible “biblicistically,” to use the terms of Christian Smith’s book, while today we want to look at one who uses the Bible in politics with hermeneutical savvy, and he is one of the world’s finest New Testament scholars, Richard Bauckham. His book is called: [Read More…]

Salvation, what is it?

Some are nervous about the word. Some want to scrap it and come up with a new one. Others emblazen it in manner that makes us wonder if they know what they are saying … that word is “salvation.” But what is “salvation”? John Stott, in his classic book, Christian Mission in the Modern World [Read More…]