W. Brian Lane shares some ways to use engaged learning techniques in church settings.
ESN Writer Mark Hansard interviews John Walton, author of The Lost World of Adam and Eve.
In “Abusing Scripture,” the author explores the different ways we misread the Bible and consequently interpret and apply it in ways that abuse both the intent of the text, and sadly, in some cases the people with whom we apply these texts.
All of us assume things that “go without saying”. And, until we encounter other cultures, we tend to assume that the things that go without saying are universally true. Furthermore, we are not aware of these assumptions ordinarily. We don’t see them, we see “through” them. In Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes: Removing Cultural Blinders […]