Summer 2005

Insight: Right Use

Right Use

David Hulme

The concept of right use underlies good design. In other words, when designing with people as the end users, their best interests must be considered.

Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 2: The Coming of the Christian Emperor
Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 2

The Coming of the “Christian” Emperor

David Hulme

Some notions of rule and their relation to religion have surprisingly deep roots. David Hulme explores government systems based on emperor worship.  

Power to the People

Power to the People

Brian Orchard

Democracy seems to be catching on around the world. Does that mean peace is just around the corner?

Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

John Meakin

Donna Butler

As the world recalls the end of World War II, Vision examines Adolf Hitler’s rise to power, the unprecedented cruelty he unleashed, and the lessons to be remembered. 

Hiroshima

Hiroshima

Donald R. Hornsby

The dropping of an atomic bomb on August 6, 1945, forced the world to the threshold of a new era. But how much has really changed?

Is the Bible Anti-Woman?

Is the Bible Anti-Woman?

Peter Nathan

Old Testament and New Testament writers present a consistent view of God toward women, but it isn’t what most people think. 

men and church attendance

Are Men Anti-Church?

Gina Stepp

The absence of men in churches is not a new phenomenon. Several scholars and church leaders have noticed and addressed the trend.

Relativity Check

Relativity Check

Dan Cloer

Over a century after Einstein’s first papers on relativity were published, it is challenging to contemplate what has yet to be revealed.

The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 22: Full Circle
The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 22

Full Circle

David Hulme

The accounts of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ continue to reach out with profound relevance to us, who desperately need the Gospels for the 21st century.

Book Review: Extreme Makeover: God

Extreme Makeover: God

Michael McKinney

According to three books on the images of God and Jesus, we have collectively made them into our image, our likeness.