Archives for Mar 20, 2014 @ 9:40

Some Slack for the Extroverts

Source Over the past few years I’ve noticed a growing number of articles exclaiming, “How To Take Care of An Introvert” or “10 Things Everyone Should Understand About Introverts” and while I have no real problem with introverts and introversion, my issue is with the fact that people of the internet seem to have romanticized [Read More…]

Are Stage Props Necessary? (RJS)

The fourth and fifth chapters of Ronald E. Osborn’s new book Death Before the Fall: Biblical Literalism and the Problem of Animal Suffering look at the nature of science and the push for mechanisms capable of explaining the events related in Scripture. In the practice of science we look for explanatory mechanisms that make sense [Read More…]

Urban Church Plantations (Christena Cleveland)

This post by Christena Cleveland, author of the wonderful book Disunity in Christ, stunningly takes us to the mirror to look at ourselves. The American church’s divisiveness tells a story that Lent ought to provoke unto repentance. A few charismatic leaders — Tim Keller and Mark Driscoll in particular — have spawned flourishing church planting [Read More…]