Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).

Posts by Joe Carter

PowerLinks 09.29.15

Taxing Churches Would Marry Church And State Paul R. DeHart and Kevin Stuart, The Federalist Saying government can tax religious organizations affirms the sovereignty of state over church. Bulgaria should not let more migrants in, Orthodox Church says Sofia News Agency The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has announced it will help migrants who have arrived in Bulgaria, but has urged authorities not to let any more migrants in. Continue Reading...

How God and Man Make a Sandwich

In 1958, Leonard Read published his brilliant essay, “I, Pencil.” Read’s original essay was written from the point of view of the pencil and the humble writing implement explains why it is as much a creation of God as a tree. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 09.28.15

The 4 Types of Poverty, and How to Cure Them Robert L. Woodson Sr., The Daily Signal Over the past 10 years, in spite of massive and growing funding of America’s anti-poverty agenda, the percentage of individuals able to support themselves free of government welfare has declined. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 09.25.15

What Pope Francis Told Obama About Religious Liberty Leah Jessen, The Daily Signal In his speech, the pope made clear that religious liberty is an important freedom in the United States. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 09.24.15

Is Capitalism Unchristian? Kevin DeYoung, The Gospel Coalition Capitalism is not required by Christianity. But Christian principles do undergird capitalism. God and Mrs. Thatcher: The Battle for Britain’s Soul Eliza Filby, Heritage Foundation A woman demonized by the left and sanctified by the right, there has always been a religious undercurrent to discussions of Margaret Thatcher. Continue Reading...