G.K. Chesterton is long gone except in memory and his prolific writings, so we do well to consider. Are we still producing such thinkers in our day? And what we do with them when we get them?
Freedom, to be sustainable, requires not just Liberty in the abstract. What Os Guinness calls “the golden triangle of freedom” includes also Virtue as well as “Faith in something.”
Should homeschooling parents who keep their kids home from the public schools think nothing of letting their kids read great works of literature written by godless folk?
A recurring theme of Gavin Ortlund’s ‘Finding the Right Hills to Die On’ is the effect of doctrinal concerns. Not principally theological, but practical questions are asked here.
Between ‘None Greater’ and ‘Simply Trinity,’ Matthew Barrett has made me aware of many things which were entirely unknown to me before, but which now sorely need further study.
‘None Greater: The Undomesticated Attributes of God’ by Matthew Barrett is an excellent survey of historically orthodox doctrine regarding the attributes of God.
‘The Marrow Controversy’ came about in relation to the pseudonymously published fictional dialogues by a certain E.F. Such is the subject of Sinclair Ferguson’s ‘The Whole Christ.’
Even small changes in how we understand, or more to the point misunderstand, the fundamental nature of God translate into major practical differences to our assurance of salvation.
Atomic Habits is definitely a work that lends itself to a morally neutral overview of the science behind willpower, and we should not kid ourselves to the contrary.
Kahneman and Tversky’s collaborative work and findings are the subject of the Michael Lewis book ‘The Undoing Project’ – well-written and skillfully told.