What is the culture like on our University Campuses? This is in an interesting question for me as a pastor in a student congregation (and also father of a teenager). A recent book that examines university culture is The Coddling of the American Mind: How good intentions and bad ideas are setting up a generation for failure by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt.
No Christian I know, myself included, finds prayer easy. We struggle with distraction, lack of motivation and lack of conviction about the value of prayer. We need constant encouragement to keep praying and grow as pray-ers. Which is why I was so pleased find this book by Tim Chester: You Can Pray.
Last month I became aware from various people that Jordan Peterson is an interesting guy and worth reading and listening to. I was intrigued by the title of his book “12 Rules for Life” and had a read. Here’s a few thoughts… Continue reading “What to make of Jordan Peterson”
The Bible Project is a website that produces beautiful videos about books of the Bible and theological words and themes. There’s a lot to like about their work but I have a few concerns especially about their doctrine of atonement.