Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 07.11.13

Artists Learn Art of Business to Brave Tough Economic Times
PBS Newshour

Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on how artists are learning to fine-tune their entrepreneurial skills in order to help them design their own careers in an unsure economy.

Don’t Forget the Copts in Egypt’s Chaos
Gracy Howard, The American Conservative

The Coptic Pope Tawadros II has complained that Morsi wanted to Islamize the government and ignored the plight of Egyptian Copts, who face escalating persecution since the coup.

Egyptians Want Greater Economic Freedom Before Democracy
Anthony B. Kim, The Foundry

For many ordinary Egyptians, fixing the economy is key. They are demanding a functioning economy that works under the rule of law.

The Four-Chapter Gospel in Our Work
Taylor Barkley, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

Creation, fall, redemption, and restoration. How do these concepts show up in our daily work?

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).