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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.
The Global Scourge of Violence Against WomenSubscriber Access Only
From sex-selective abortion to sexual abuse, it encompasses the entire female life cycle.
violence. It starts in the womb, in places like India and China, where boys are valued more than girls for reasons of religion, family, and economics. This
Christians & Immigration [Theology for Life]
David Iglesias serves as the director of the Wheaton Center for Faith, Politics, and Economics.
David Iglesias serves as the director of the Wheaton Center for Faith, Politics, and Economics. Jan 24, 2018. theology, podcast. Christians & Immigration [Theology for Life].
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.
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
God’s Divine Plan for Muslim Immigrants
Data about how Muslims come to Christ should affect our thinking on immigration.
27). Paul's words suggest that global migration in any generation is not just about politics or economics. It just might be the result of a divine initiative.
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
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
Babies Need Their Moms. But Moms Need Paid Leave.
“Conservatives love my family-first message, but you have to pay for that message,” says researcher.
I think both liberals and conservatives focus way too much on the economics of mothering, the whole field of social economics, which is basically focused on why women should work
Has Attachment Theory Made Us Anxious Parents?
How gospel truth and global perspective free us from guilt-inducing expectations.
While Claiborne critiques consumerism and the economics of scarcity, his ideas also apply to the sphere of parenting. We often think of parenting as a zero-sum game.
It Is Not Good for Man—Or Immigrant—To Be Alone
Why pro-family immigration policy is God-honoring and good for the country.
It Is Not Good for Man—Or Immigrant—To Be Alone. Why pro-family immigration policy is God-honoring and good for the country. Andy Olsen| March 5, 2018. Image: Mike Ellis.
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
In the Face of Moral Crisis, Churches Can’t Choose ‘Neutrality’Subscriber Access Only
How Civil War–era churches that avoided taking sides on slavery ended up siding with its supporters.
debates. Slavery, however, was an all-encompassing system—the central fact of politics, economics, and culture, especially for white Southerners. As
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
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
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.
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Farminaries
From souls to stomachs, seminaries are looking to expand their reach.
By offering students stipends to start small food businesses, Asbury's Office of Faith, Work, and Economics (OFWE) aspires to simultaneously teach creation care and “a theology of work
A Look at Notable 2017 Publications
TEDS President offers his annual list of best books
Tom Nelson's fine work on The Economics of Neighborly Love: Investing in Your Community's Compassion and Capacity (InterVarsity) expands his ongoing focus on faith, work, and
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.
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Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
“We are sorry,” elder board says as more women claim misconduct.
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