Law: Courts in Pakistan say that two kidnapped Christian girls "converted" to Islam and so cannot be returned to their families. Environment: A theological thinking about ecology when we believe the world is going to end. Morality: Albert Mohler comments on Rational Choice Theory as a basis of morality. Campus Ministry: John Stackhouse provides some … Continue reading Online Reading (July 18, 2008)
The Golden Compass: Al Mohler gives some opinion on how Christians should deal with the movie based on the popular atheistic Children's books. Syncretism: An Anglican parish in Seattle is offering a workshop on how to use astrology. Artistic Expression: Mark Steyn wonders at the artistic silence surrounding Islam in the west.
Iraq: Some Iraqis are returning home. (Note: this is a big deal if the beeb is actually reporting it). Anglicans: Seems the Church of my birth is inching towards full schism. Unfortunately, neither side of the schism would be an acceptable choice of a Church for me (if you want reasons, you can buy me … Continue reading Online Reading (November 21, 2007)
Books: John Polkinghorne reviews some books on atheism. Emergent Church: John Stackhouse refutes some claims about him in a book by D.A. Carson. Theology: Is Charismatic doctrine the reason for some of the nuttiness in the movement? Polytheism: Though Albert Mohler reports that some think all the "religion" problems are only because of monotheism.
Family: Al Mohler reports on a sociologist who believes that the family is a central basis for democracy. Statistics: Interesting numbers about Americans and their opinions on Evangelicals. Legalities: Apparently, trying to ship motor oil on an airplane is a very serious offense. Even for poor missionaries helping war orphans in Sudan. Safety: Car seats, … Continue reading Online Reading (October 30, 2007)
(in)Justice: fearful of the desires of their people, the "noble" and powerful Burmese Junta cracks down on peaceful protesters. Technology: Non-gas vehicles come a step closer to reality. Conference: Today I am missing yet another desiringGod conference. At least they're putting up the audio messages. Evangelism: Al Mohler comments on the newest surge in evangelism … Continue reading Online Reading, September 28, 2007
Worship: John Stackhouse explains why he is not in love with Jesus. Culture: Referring to Diana West's new book, Albert Mohler opinies about the extension of adolesence. More Culture: Canada recieves applications to start Sharia-law banks. Protest: The military junta is facing religious opposition. Buddhist monks are protesting for the 7th straight day