January 15, 2013

Not Everyone Is Donald Miller, But...

Pete Englert, Relevant Magazine

In his book No Man Is an Island, Thomas Merton said, “We are all called by God to share in His life and in His kingdom. Each one of us is called to a special place in the kingdom.”

On August 20, 2005, I drove onto the campus of Valley Forge Christian College in my red 1994 Pontiac Sunbird. Little did I realize what was to come. The professors would deepen my view of faith. My roommates would reveal how self-centered I could be. I would attend a conference in Washington, D.C., that would include meeting Mark Batterson and spending an hour in a U.S. senator’s office.

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October 25, 2013
Crises of Evangelical Intellectuals
Marvin Olasky, World Magazine
Two new books have as a crucial figure Carl Henry, the Christianity Today editor who wrote columns for WORLD in the early 1990s. Gregory Thornbury, in Recovering Classic Evangelicalism: Applying the Wisdom and Vision of Carl... more ››
October 18, 2013
Christian Colleges: We Are Not Match.com
Tyler O'Neil, Christian Post
A recent Facebook study found that the top 25 colleges where men and women meet their future spouses are all Christian institutions of higher learning. The institutions claimed that, while many of their students meet... more ››
October 14, 2013
Kemal Ataturk's Atheists in Madison
Peter Berger, American Interest
On October 4, 2013, the New York Times published an article by Kim Severson about the opening of the Newman Center residence hall in Troy, Alabama, which contains the third-largest public university in the state. The dormitory... more ››