Month: October 2015


Man was not made for Time, but time for man?


Understanding Worldview (2) What can you spend, save and waste? I asked my students this question and the answer is about 50/50--money and time. You'd expect people to say money, because that's the right answer.  In what way is time anything like money?   They are not alike at all, but we...

Understanding Worldview


Two books changed everything for me. In the late 80s I read A Transforming Vision by Brian Walsh and Richard Middleton and Leslie Newbigin's Foolishness to the Greeks. These books opened up to me the idea that my thinking wasn't free; I looked at the world through glasses tinted by...

You Gotta Read War and Peace!


I just finished reading War and Peace. I knew it was long, but I didn't know it was awesome! If you like stories about the two lovers finally overcoming their own pride and prejudice, like you find in Jane Austen novels, If you like stories where individuals get are overcome...