Friday

The Briefing 06-24-16

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  • Political drama in the House of Representatives as Democrats stage sit-in on gun control
  • SCOTUS checks Obama's executive overreach on immigration, upholds UT's affirmative action
  • Correlation between religious affiliation and abortion highlights why theology matters
  • The stories of two 90-year-old men allow us to reflect on the debt we owe to history
Wednesday

The Briefing 01-06-16

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  • Obama's announcement of gun control measures reminder of human limits to preventing evil
  • Wheaton controversy tests identity of confessional evangelicalism
  • Christianity's center of gravity shifting to global South, encounters opposition and success
Thursday

The Briefing 12-03-15

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  • San Bernardino violence only explicable in light of Christian understanding of human sin
  • In aftermath of California shootings politicians grasp for inadequate policy solutions
  • Despite dismissal of prayer as platitude, it remains key Christian response to tragedy