Are Religious Kids Meaner or Nicer?
A Christian sociologist responds to two contradictory studies and what they tell us about science.
Is faith good for kids? A paper published in Current Biology last year posed this question. A recent study published in Current Biology has called these findings into question.
What Politics Can (and Can’t) Do to Prevent Another Holocaust
Good governments can slow the spread of genocide, but they can’t stop people from becoming genocidal.
The “tangible and total truth” upon which Hitler constructed his ghastly program was that humans are governed by biology, the law of survival. Race wars against race.
Morning Roundup 6/16/15
Shia Labeouf's Faith; Making the Most of Life; Biologist on the "Engineer" Behind Molecules
Recently a friend sent me a link to a TEDx talk, "Digital biology and open science -- the coming revolution," which affirms that life's "complex interacting molecular machines" reveal
Morning Roundup 10/28/14
Christians and Ebola; A Tale of Two Churches; Islam's Problem
As Paul states it, “things visible and invisible” (Colossians 1:16). Our theology must start with Christ and with Christ as King over all, including microscopic biology and viruses.
Rethinking Church Plant Funding
What do you do when the well runs dry? You dig another well.
city of Buffalo, New York. I was 21. I had an undergraduate degree in Biology and Chemistry. I probably wouldn't have funded me. But God called me
Why Married Sex Is Social Justice
It’s not only a solid biblical model—it’s also good for human flourishing.
But because our biology and emotions are tied closely to one another, birth control doesn't always mitigate the need for the closeness and commitment that many women desire in a
How Urban Christians Failed President Obama
The transgender bathroom directive is the latest sign that we shouldn't have given him a pass.
social justice. The culmination of this failure enabled a gender identity policy that is in direct conflict with the truth about biology and gender (Matt. 19:4
Why We Call God Father
Weekly Roundup 6.12.14
The crucial role of mothers, at least biologically, has never been in dispute. And biology creates a bond between mother and baby that is hard to walk way from.
Let Kids Be Kids Instead of Sexualized Little Adults
What both conservative and liberals miss about children’s gender identity.
a woman. Liberals have abandoned biology and sexualized children. Conservatives on this issue are more likely to recognize our biological sex. Yet
Understanding the Transgender Phenomenon
The leading Christian scholar on gender dysphoria defines the terms—and gives the church a way forward.
25 years. It began with facing the conflict she experienced between her biology and anatomy as male, and her inward experience as female. While still