Special Report

The Chinese Challenge

Should we fear an expansionist China?

The Chinese Century?

David Hulme

Insight Video: On the list of top economic powers, China moved into second position in 2010. Will the 21st century be Chinese? What might this mean for the rest of the world?

Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 9: Oriental Christs

Part 9

Oriental Christs

David Hulme

Manipulation of religious fervor is an important element in the rise and rule of dictators such as Mao Zedong, Pol Pot and Kim Il-sung.

Rebuilding Babel: The Megacities of China

Donald Winchester

China’s ambitious urbanization program stands out in today’s world. But a Renaissance painting offers a surprising warning against overreach. Can our cities fail?

Civilization, Soil, and Survival

Civilization, Soil and Survival

David Hulme

We know from the record of history that when civilizations do not respect their topsoil, they fail almost without exception.

How Safe Are You?

David Hulme

Today’s world has more potential for danger and disaster than any period in recent memory.

What does the Bible say about weapons and warfare?

A Cross of Iron

David Hulme

As the world arms itself with more and more nuclear and conventional weapons, we find ourselves in a continuing pattern of warfare. And that’s just as Jesus said it would be.