Archives for Aug 5, 2012 @ 18:55

Olympic Coverage

By Frida Ghitis: (CNN) — If you’ve been mesmerized by the drama, like millions of other viewers watching coverage of the Olympic Games, you have heard the most heroic, inspirational stories of athletes reaching the pinnacle of international competition. Or, at least you think you have. The truth is American viewers are missing out on the [Read More…]

Planning the Tour

As we are pondering our Tour through the lands and places of Jesus in Galilee and Paul and the apostles in Asia Minor, I would like to announce that it will be during our time in Asia Minor that I will be teaching through my next book — a book about Paul — his life [Read More…]

School Dress

Many Americans are concerned about what students and teachers wear to school — clothing exacerbates social inequities, expresses power, becomes an opportunity for a lack of moral discretion, and … is becoming annoying. So some schools are doing something about it, including Wichita: What’s going on in your community? The Wichita School District is just [Read More…]

Innocence and the Cup of Wonder

What’s it like to be a person who has never been to church, never been around Christian culture or Christians much, and then begin to experience Churchland? That’s the experience and story of Dan Kimball in his wondrously innocent tale of experiencing the church first hand, made a little more unique because he was (and [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. [Read more…]