Archives for Feb 3, 2012 @ 13:33

Depression and Work Hours

From Tamara Cohen: Workers who spend long hours at the office are more than twice as likely to develop depression as those who do a standard day, according to a study. British researchers found those who spend more than 11 hours a day – or 55 hours a week – at their desk faced a [Read More…]

Long term, ADD drugs

This article sketches the view that ADHD drugs don’t work  in the longterm. THREE million children in this country take drugs for problems in focusing. Toward the end of last year, many of their parents were deeply alarmed because there was a shortage of drugs like Ritalin and Adderall that they considered absolutely essential to their [Read More…]

Is Christian Hope Speculation?

One word that has come up a few times in the last year’s discussion about life after death, about heaven and hell, and about who goes where, is the word “speculation.” A number of folks have used it, but two notables who have pushed against traditionalists with that word are Rob Bell and Shane Hipps. [Read More…]

John Piper, what he said

The internet is ringing with stuff about pastor John Piper and his recent opening comments about masculine Christianity, and he said these things before an address on J.C. Ryle. Some have summarized his words not so well; others are simply clipping from a report on Christian Post, which was itself a clip of what he [Read More…]