This video follows the footsteps of Youth With a Mission (YWAM) founders Loren and Darlene Cunningham through the first 50 years of pioneering this international, interdenominational missions organization. Travelling to every nation of the world and seeing God at work in and through people from all cultures, ages and genders - Loren and Darlene's life message is one of faith, love and trust in God being who He has said He is. More on YWAM at: ywam.org and uofnkona.edu
This lecture by Dr Elaine Storkey, given at the "Christianity and the Life of the Mind: An Introduction" conference, on Jan 28, 2012, discusses how the Christian understanding of the human being steers a course between individualism and collectivism, between fatalism and personal freedom, between materialism and ‘idealism’; and how its personal and communitarian understanding of the human being is grounded in the Trinitarian God.
This lecture by Dr Elaine Storkey was given at the "Christianity and the Life of the Mind: An Introduction" conference, on Jan 29, 2012.
Abstract: The social sciences in particular have implicit or explicit convictions about what is wrong with the world, and many individual scholars are driven by the desire to improve society and to alleviate suffering. How do these understandings relate to the Christian understanding of sin and evil?