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Faith

Book Review: “Work Matters” by Tom Nelson

In the fallen world we inhabit, work is seldom viewed as a good in itself.  Instead, we tend to view work as a means to other things—a paycheck, a vacation, or a relaxing weekend at home.  We work so that we can rest.  The prevailing culture says that if work has any...

Does Wealth Make Us Less Religious?

According to a study from the Pew Research Center, the answer to this question appears to be yes. “In general, people in richer nations are less likely than those in poorer nations to say religion plays a very important role in their lives,” the authors report. The...

What ‘The Walking Dead’ Can Teach Us About Christian Life

For a gory, horror TV show about the zombie apocalypse, the over-arching message of “The Walking Dead” is surprisingly hopeful. And no character embodies that message more than Tyreese (Chad Coleman), who (spoiler alert!) sadly is also the most recently deceased. In...