There’s No Place Like Rome: How Should We Then Live, pt. 3

Note: This series is intended to be a pocket commentary on How Should We Then Live by Francis Schaeffer. If you’ve worked through the book or video sessions on your own or in a Classical Conversations Challenge II class, I welcome your comments and ideas below.  There’s No Place Like Rome In today’s culture we base most of our decisions on… Continue reading There’s No Place Like Rome: How Should We Then Live, pt. 3

I’m Pro-Life, and Here’s What *I* Get Out of It

A common accusation about pro-lifers is that all they care about is ending abortion, and not what happens to the children and families if the mothers choose life. In reality, I think most pro-lifers feel a heavy responsibility to give, not just to stop abortion, but to make the choice for life easier. And if they don’t, they should. I always… Continue reading I’m Pro-Life, and Here’s What *I* Get Out of It

Congratulations! You’re a Puppet! How Should We Then Live pt. 2

Note: This series is intended to be a pocket commentary on How Should We Then Live by Francis Schaeffer. If you’ve worked through the book or video sessions on your own or in a Classical Conversations Challenge II class, I welcome your comments and ideas below.  Schaefer doesn’t hesitate but plunges straight in with the bad news, which is, “Congratulations! You’re… Continue reading Congratulations! You’re a Puppet! How Should We Then Live pt. 2

Philosophy Saves Lives! How Should We Then Live, pt. 1

Note: This series is intended to be a pocket commentary on How Should We Then Live by Francis Schaeffer. If you’ve worked through the book or video sessions on your own or in a Classical Conversations Challenge II class, I welcome your comments and ideas below.  A few months ago I listened to the audio version of the book Columbine by… Continue reading Philosophy Saves Lives! How Should We Then Live, pt. 1