Civility in the Public Square

June 7, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Issue, Society

By Tim Keller, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. This month I will join with Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times and John Inazu of the Washington University Law School, to discuss “Civility in the Public Square.” This could be read as nothing more than an appeal for people to be nicer … Read More

Can Religious Charities Take the Place of the Welfare State?

May 25, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Issue, Society

By Emma Green, originally posted at The Atlantic. Supporters of Trump’s budget are eager to restore the central role of faith-based organizations in serving the poor—but it’s not clear they can be an adequate substitute for government. President Trump’s initial budget proposal would end aid for poor families to pay their heating bills, defund after-school programs at … Read More

Parable of Rachel Notley

April 3, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

Parable of Rachel Notley, originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. “Albertans across the province have told me that they are tired of old, entitled approaches that leave them out of conversations about their livelihoods, about their services and about their families. Whether you are a business leader, a union leader, a municipal leader, someone … Read More

God’s News (through a Journalist)

March 19, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

God’s News (through a Journalist) by John Van Sloten on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. In this message we’re going to listen for God’s truth speaking, justice seeking, beauty appreciating, news telling word through the vocation of a journalist.

Are Startups the Answer to Inequality?

February 27, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Issue, Society

Are startups the answer to inequality?  by Patton Dodd, June 21, 2017. Originally posted on Folo Media. Expert says businesses that close and open equate to a healthy and competitive economy. A new study finds that Texas is among the national leaders in “economic dynamism.” That’s a technical term: it means businesses starting and closing, … Read More

It’s Time to Talk About Power

February 21, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Issue, Society

This article was originally published by Christianity Today, written by Andy Crouch. You can read the full article by clicking here. This Sunday, thousands of pastors will prepare for worship. Some of them will wear distinctive clothing—the albs and stoles of liturgical churches echo ancient priestly garments. But many more pastors will wear nothing that … Read More