Christian Websites, Christian Research

  From time to time I get questions about the legitimacy of certain Christian websites and online articles.  I’m thankful for this on two levels: first, Christians are researching and studying; second, they are asking me, a trained and ordained pastor, for guidance in studies.  Those are good things!  At the same time, I have… Continue reading Christian Websites, Christian Research

Internet Moderation and Online Research

I've blogged on this book before: The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains by Nicholas Carr.  One part of the book that sticks out to me is where Carr talks about the research which proves that the way we often use the internet is actually detrimental to our thinking and long-term memory. … Continue reading Internet Moderation and Online Research

Scholarship, Studies, Academia, and Christian Virtue

   This is one book all Christian seminary students, professors, scholars, and teachers should read: Excellence by Andreas Kostenberger.  In this book, Kostenberger basically brings Christian virtue to bear in the areas of academia and scholarly study.  In other words, he argues from a biblical perspective that Christian scholars should display the fruit of the Spirit in… Continue reading Scholarship, Studies, Academia, and Christian Virtue