New on AU Online: Marketplace Theology

What is the role of the marketplace in the Kingdom of God and in the redemptive process of God’s mission? Join David Doty, Founder and Executive Director of Eden’s Bridge, for an AU Online lecture series to discuss those questions. Continue Reading...

Changing the Culture of a City

Julius Medenblik, the president of Calvin Theological Seminary, passes along an anecdote from Michael Lewis’ new book, Boomerang: Travels in the New World. Read the whole selection for the entire context. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks – 01.03.13

Should government coerce charity? Joel J. Miller, Patheos When it comes to the question of social justice, there is more at play than the needs of the poor. Charity requires not only a recipient but also a giver, and that increases the issue’s moral complexity. Continue Reading...

How to Develop a Christian Mind in Business School (Part II)

Note: This is the second in a series on developing a Christian mind in business school. You can find the intro and links to all previous posts here. Before we move on to how to think Christianly in business school, we should first discuss how to think Christianly about the decision to go (or not go) to b-school. Continue Reading...

African Economics Expert: “Please stop the Aid!”

In the German newsmagazine Spiegel, Kenyan economics expert James Shikwati says that foreign aid to Africa is doing more harm than good: SPIEGEL: Mr. Shikwati, the G8 summit at Gleneagles is about to beef up the development aid for Africa… Shikwati: … for God’s sake, please just stop. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks – 01.02.13

A Response to L. Rockwell’s “The Economic Lessons of Bethlehem” Fr. Gregory, Koinonia While I am in basic agreement with Rockwell regarding things like free market economic and limited government, I think his defense of them in the linked essay is poor. Continue Reading...