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The Christian Leader’s Guide to EconomicsSubscriber Access Only
The so-called “dismal science” is a powerful tool for wealth creation, but also for healing broken communities.
The Christian Leader's Guide to Economics. Our Rating. Book Title The Economics of Neighborly Love: Investing in Your Community's Compassion and Capacity.
Trickle-Down Evangelism
Are disciples becoming disciple-makers?
The Reagan-era theory of trickle-down economics is hotly contested among pundits who question whether or not the poor are actually helped by benefits given to the wealthy.
There’s No Dishonor in Kneeling: A Response on Colin Kaepernick
Charlie Dates responds to Ed Stetzer's article on Kaepernick’s protest
This is to be the land of the free. That freedom is not equally distributed in policing, economics, education, and housing to black people in America. Black
The Holy Calling of Wealth Creation Isn't So Simple
Why the latest manifesto about Christians and economics is important, helpful, and woefully one-sided.
Why the latest manifesto about Christians and economics is important, helpful, and woefully one-sided. The Holy Calling of Wealth Creation Isn't So Simple.
No, the World Won't End Next Week and There's No Such Thing as a Christian Numerologist
If we start speaking up about bad "Christian" reporting, maybe people will do it less.
That's right, multiple news outlets are referencing the findings of a man with, according to his website, nothing more than a bachelor's degree in Economics and Astrology from an
Stewarding Knowledge in Crisis
After 33 years, Global Mapping International is closing.
to waste.” Actually, it's more likely that this idea came from a doctor: MF Weiner in a 1976 article, “Don't Waste a Crisis – Your Patient's or Your Own,” in the Journal of Medical Economics
Cover Story: Blessed Are the HandoutsSubscriber Access Only
Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached.
The type of “in-kind” giving that gift catalogs promote is a way of dealing with what in economics jargon we call “moral hazard,” where a receiver might spend money in ways distasteful
How to Celebrate Christmas as a Cultural Minority
Christians abroad and Muslims at home helped me find the holy day in the holiday.
We need to avoid getting caught up in the endless cultural celebrations—some of which are more influenced by politics and economics than religion.
3 Mistakes Churches Make When They Talk Money
Ministry leader wants to spread the biblical message of generosity in order to grow generous givers.
He holds a bachelor's degree in economics and entrepreneurship from Baylor University and spent 11 years with Campus Crusade for Christ International (Cru), where he served in
Lovers, Fighters, and the World They Made
Alec Ryrie explores the emotional bonds that have held the Protestant family together for 500 years.
Rather than drawing straight lines from Protestant identity to free-market economics, Ryrie suggests that this ethos produced a habitat conducive to its emergence.
Wise Decision-Making in God’s Economy
How do we know that we are pleasing God in all that we do?
together with Art Lindsley, Ph.D., of For the Least of These: A Biblical Response to Poverty (Zondervan, 2015), and author of Be Fruitful and Multiply: Why Economics is Necessary for
Secrets of Effective GivingSubscriber Access Only
Here's when and how you can best help the poor.
Bruce Wydick is professor of economics at the University of San Francisco and visiting professor and research affiliate with the Center for Effective Global Action at the University of
Evangelical Views of the 2016 Election: "There are No 'Must' Candidates!" -Darrell Bock
Professor of New Testament Studies articulates the dilemma many Christians face in this election cycle
We have opted for decades to step back from reflection on character, teaching our children the skills and economics of life but not judgment, discernment, and wisdom.
The Next Iteration of the Black Church
The Church needs Black pastoral leadership.
In a word, interdependence. Life together. Shared meals, shared tears, shared economics, shared power. This is the heart of the mandate found in 1 Corinthians 12:26.
Diaspora Missions: Who Is Sitting Behind You?
Invite an international student to share a meal with your family.
Loving them is always unconditional. Today, two of them are done with their Ph.Ds, and two are almost finished with their doctorates in economics. They
Seeker Comprehensible Preaching...Without Dumbing Down
Preaching should be both theologically deep—and wide.
If teenagers can learn trigonometry and the intricacies of marketing and economics—and if people can go to Starbucks and order a triple shot, venti, soy, no foam, extra-hot latte, with
Elisha’s Prophetic Message for Millennials: Stop Leaving Your Options Open
What young people must understand about commitment and its costs.
From an economist's perspective, millennials seem to measure decisions by what we call “option value.” In economics, if a decision like the purchase of an asset has a high option value
Friend, Have You Heard the Good News About the Simulation Hypothesis?
Why a sci-fi idea championed by Elon Musk and others is an opportunity for Christians.
Jamin Hübner is associate professor of Christian studies, director of institutional effectiveness, and part-time professor of economics at John Witherspoon College in the Black Hills.
A Call to Faith in Action: Mass Incarceration & The Church's Response
IPM, CACE, and FPE hosted the GC2 Summit on Mass Incarceration
This event was co-sponsored by Wheaton College's Center for Applied Christian Ethics (CACE) and Center for Faith, Politics, and Economics (FPE). Image: Dr. Bacote.
Weekend Edition: December 18, 2015
Leading a joyful team, practicing what you preach, and more.
The Upshot. I guess economics is not my “brand,” but I lot of people have been asking about what the Fed move means and I found this helpful. Exactly
In Defense of Pro-Life ‘Hypocrisy’
In Defense of Pro-Life ‘Hypocrisy’
Analogies between abortion and other “life issues” are shakier than we sometimes suppose.
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