Archives for Nov 8, 2016 @ 5:29

What Do You Love? (RJS)

What do you want from life? What brings a satisfaction that lasts? Wealth, power, sex? The correct candidate winning today’s election? (I am sure this hits a nerve with a large number of readers.) Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness? Tim Keller digs into the question of a satisfaction that lasts in the next [Read More…]

Brueggemann’s Economics: Grace

By Michael Thompson Walter Brueggemann. God, Neighbor, Empire: The Excess of Divine Fidelity and the Command of Common Good. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2016. Chapter Three: Grace: The Inexplicable Reach Beyond (71–106) In discussing the biblical presentation of grace, Walter Brueggemann begins with a discussion of “common theology.” Drawn from a 1952 article by Morton [Read More…]