How Black and White Christians Do Discipleship Differently
Survey: African Americans value spiritual formation in community, while whites prefer the opposite.
“In a mentoring small group, your learning is going to be enhanced because you're not just hearing the philosophy of one person; rather you are drawing near to God by sharing in the
Trends in Church Architecture, Part 1
Don't overlook the philosophical importance of worship facilities.
(That's very Dutch Reformed, trust me.). 2. Worship Facilities Can Reflect a Philosophy of Ministry. For some churches, their use of space reflects their philosophy of ministry.
The Future of the SBC—State Conventions
4 ideas from small denominations.
What Should We Make of Our Current Missiological Philosophy? I think we need to rethink our missiological philosophy and learn from the smaller, more nimble denominations.
The Inconvenience of Loving Wisdom
Those who are afraid to test their convictions will lose the moral high ground in calling non-Christians to test their own beliefs.
Augustine talks about philosophy as the love of wisdom, since it comes from the Latin philo (love) andsophos (wisdom). Proverbs praises the lover of wisdom (, , ).
Gordon Lewis: Irenic Apologist
Remembering one of the great early evangelical philosophers.
to offer. In recent decades, however, apologetics and Christian philosophy have found a footing not only in the church but also the academy. Many pioneers
Why Are Pro-Lifers Borrowing Pro-Choice Philosophy?
Pre-Roe v. Wade, the pro-life movement vehemently denounced the idea that the end justifies the means.
Why Are Pro-Lifers Borrowing Pro-Choice Philosophy? Daniel K. Williams/ February 3, 2016. Why Are Pro-Lifers Borrowing Pro-Choice Philosophy?
ChristianMingle Lawsuit Forces Site to Add Options for Gay Daters
For the first time in 11 years, same-sex couples can find “God’s match for you” on the site.
liberal, and every business owner needs to fight for ChristianMingle's rights to offer the products or services they choose, even if we disagree with their practices or philosophy behind it
Dissertations that are Needed Today
Work to add to the body of human knowledge.
That dent in human knowledge is called a Ph.D. Basically the doctor of philosophy dissertation contributes to human knowledge in a way previously not done.
The Bible Joins Fifty Shades Among Top 10 Most Challenged Books
Move over, 'Fun Home.' More people asked American schools and libraries to remove Scripture last year.
"The Bible—the most-translated and best-selling book of all time—has informed centuries of literature, government, philosophy and social behavior,” he said.
Arguments for the Creator Point to Inconsistent Worldviews
Both Christians and non-Christians see evidence for a Creator. How does this belief affect our lives?
Younger generations are exposed to more humanistic and atheistic philosophy than ever before. The exposure, without the necessary caveat, or instruction
From John Wilson, editor of Books & Culture.
This would make an excellent choice for an adventurous book group or a Sunday school class (perhaps guest-taught by a local professor of philosophy). The Mistletoe Murder.