The Kingdom of God and Surprising Reversals (Guinness)

I always appreciate Os Guinness' insights and comments on Christianity and culture.  In one part of his book Renaissance Guinness discusses some aspects of the kingdom of God.  One of those aspects he calls "surprising reversals."  By this, he means that "God's ways are not our ways, and his wisdom is so far above ours… Continue reading The Kingdom of God and Surprising Reversals (Guinness)

Helping (not Hurting!) the Poor

 I finally got around to reading through Corbett and Fikkert's When Helping Hurts.  I typically don't read all the new and popular books that are heavily marketed, but since this one covered a topic that is unique, I though I should get it.  I'm glad I did - with some qualifications. First, the negatives.  I'm… Continue reading Helping (not Hurting!) the Poor