This weekend, you may be preparing for Thanksgiving festivities with family and friends. As you do so, we’ve collected a handful of important articles on work, orphan care, communism, and social media from Joe Carter, Christy Britton, Sam Morris, Amy Sherman, John Van Sloten in today’s #FaithandCulture Reading.
Were early Christians communists? That’s what some Christians conclude when the read about the early Christian converts in the book of Acts who practiced a type of voluntary communal sharing. Acts 2:44–45 reads, And all who believed were together and had all things in common. And they were selling their possessions and belongings and distributing… Read More
Have you noticed how often socialism has been in headlines recently? From millions of Americans who are “feeling the Bern,” to President Obama’s visit to Cuba, the much-debated topic of socialism has returned to national dialogue in a major way. What should we as Christians think about socialism? While we don’t have the space in… Read More
Recently I was on the aisle seat on a Southwest Airline flight, praying that no one would come sit in the middle seat. Just towards the end of the boarding process, this lady started walking down the aisle. I mean this kindly, but it was very clear to me that she had not yet gotten… Read More