Category: books

The Christian Science Monitor

January 25, 2013 | 2 comments

If you have any interest in the history of The Christian Science Monitor, you might want to read a book recently published on the paper titled, “The Christian Science Monitor: Its History, Mission, and People,” by Keith S. Collins. I feel

Is violence history?

April 20, 2012 | 1 comment

Have you heard?  Violence is on the decline! Yep, that’s right, according to Steven Pinker, a professor of psychology at Harvard. He argues that the world is a much safer place to live than in the past. He documents in

American’s different views of God

October 15, 2010 | 3 comments

There was an interesting article printed in USA Today, titled “How America sees God,” on October 7th. The content is based on a new book, “America’s Four Gods: What we say about God—and what that says about us,” by Paul

Thieves in the Temple

September 10, 2010 | 5 comments

I read another good book this summer, “Thieves in the Temple,” by G. Jeffrey MacDonald. “The Christian Church and the selling of the American soul,” is the subtitle, and gives you a quick sense of where he is going to

Transplant organs or transplant beliefs?

August 26, 2010 | 7 comments

The last story I’ll share from Bruce Lipton’s book, “The Biology of Belief,”… “One conservative, health-conscious New Englander, Claire Sylvia, was astonished when she developed a taste for beer, chicken nuggets and motorcycles after her heart-lung transplant. Sylvia talked to