Archives for Nov 10, 2016 @ 12:49

Why Were the Pollsters Wrong?

The entire election season expectation is determined by the pollsters, and I include all the media who reports on the polls. Time and time again the news media was telling us the chances of Trump — Nate Silver at 538 had him with an 18% chance of election — or the chances of Clinton — [Read More…]

Gender Hierarchy in Genesis

By Alexis Waggoner, from Arise Image and Bio About Alexis Waggoner: Educated in Journalism, I worked for over 10 years in the fields of journalism and marketing. My love for writing and research continues to be part of my professional pursuits. This project is born out of my own process toward deeper theological understanding. Feeling [Read More…]

Signposts to God and More (RJS)

Books, books, books … What is the best book you’ve read on Science and Christian faith? It seems to be the season … not the holiday season, but the book season.  I recently received three new books. Books by a physicist, a biologist (with training in theology as well), and a philosopher.  All three tackle [Read More…]

Brueggemann’s Economics: Law

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 Four: Law: The Summons to Keep Listening (107–142) Beginning with the story of Daniel 6, where the prophet encounters the conflict between Jewish faith and Persian law, Walter Brueggemann begins [Read More…]