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my "Top Ten Books" list

I’m sure many of you are familiar with the (by now “old”) FB trend of listing the top ten books that have significantly influenced you in some way or have otherwise stuck with you, etc., etc. 611 more words


Edwards on the Christian Life: Alive to the Beauty of God

Doug Sweeney shares some thoughts on Dane Ortlund’s new book on Jonathan Edwards:

OK, I know what you’re thinking. We’ve had a spate of books on Edwards intended to edify believers in the past several years. 219 more words


The Holy Spirit Doesn't Much Care For Rules

Back in college, I was involved in a prison ministry program that put on retreat weekends for boys in a nearby juvenile prison. Which, much as I loved it, seems not to have been especially appealing to most of the other college students on campus. 1,012 more words


Then I Went to Wheaton

Eighteen days ago I packed up my car and drove away from the only city I’ve ever called home. I was offered a job working in the Chaplain’s Office at Wheaton College, so I live here now. 574 more words

College Christians Strike Back

Do evangelical Protestants need to boycott pluralist universities? That’s the plan this morning from Joe Carter at the Acton Institute.  To those aware of the longer history of conservative Christianity and higher education, this sounds like déjà vu all over again. 642 more words

Higher (Power) Education

Christ-Centered Schools with the Highest Yield

Yield represents the percent of admitted students who decided to enroll at that school.  For example, let’s say that 1,000 prospective students were admitted into Featherstone College.   195 more words


The 7 Best Things About Wheaton College

To celebrate being here for about a month now, I decided to compile a list of the best things about my school. So, drum roll please… 476 more words