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 someContinue 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 meContinue 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)”