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Dr. Russell Moore on "The Prophetic Minority"

This message from Dr. Russell Moore notes that the Church in America, long used to being the majority in our society, needs to be asking: what does it look like to be the minority?  24 more words

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Mike Metzger on "How Should Christianity Engage in Culture?"

From Explore God Ministries here is a thoughtful video by Mike Metzger on “How Should Christianity Engage in Culture?”.  I would say his comparison of our time to that of the Babylonian Exile is an apt one.

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Teenage Boys Want More Female Heroes, Less Cleavage In Video Games

It’s a common stereotype that teenage boys are sex-obsessed. It’s not an entirely untrue or unreasonable stereotype, but it is a stereotype, and one that often comes up when you discuss gaming. 199 more words

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Smart Things: A Review of Ripley's "The Smartest Kids in the World"

Per a teacher friend’s recommendation, I read Amanda Ripley’s book “The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way.” The book follows three exchange students in an attempt to understand the ways in which the most successful education systems in the world operate. 965 more words

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Dr. D.A. Carson on the recent Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage

This turned out to be quite an interesting podcast from Desiring God Ministries where D.A. Carson is asked about the recent Supreme Court ruling.  He answers questions such as “What would you say to Christians who feel angry and betrayed by the courts for this ruling?” and “What do you predict will be the fallout from this SCOTUS decision for religious freedom in America?”

Hat tip: Justin Taylor

Things That Make You Go "Hmmm..."