Archives for Sep 24, 2012 @ 13:07

Missio Alliance

Just in case you haven’t heard, we are a part of a new coalition of church leaders called Missio Alliance, and our first conference will be next April 11-13 in Alexandria VA. Here is a link to the presenters, schedule and costs. I encourage pastors and leaders to consider this opportunity to hear expositions of [Read More…]

Teach them to write

By Peg Tyre, a story about reviving learning through the lost art of essay writing: Good writing is learned two ways: by reading good writers and by writing under the supervision of someone who cares about good writing. And so the school’s principal, Deirdre DeAngelis, began a detailed investigation into why, ultimately, New Dorp’s students [Read More…]

Here Comes the City!

The world is on its way to becoming 70% urban so even if you don’t get called to minister in the city, the city is coming to you! At the heart of Tim Keller’s ministry at Redeemer Presbyterian in Manhattan is a vision of the city, so at the heart of that ministry is an [Read More…]

Darwin: Liberator of the Bible

The story of the relation of Genesis to science is complicated. In fact, there are a number of stories, but the first one is the story of difference and then the story compatibility and the third one the story of monopoly. So argues Francis Watson in his chapter in Reading Genesis after Darwin. The story [Read More…]