Why Care for Our Pale Blue Dot?

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Entrepreneurs and Environmentalists

Dr. Robert OsburnSome time back I introduced professors, pastors, and other leaders in the northeast Indian state of Manipur to the story of Christianity’s contribution to the development of nations.  One topic I addressed is finding the proper balance between...

The Bible, Theology, and National Development (Part Two)

© 2015 Robert OsburnAs my fingers poised to begin this first sentence, my eyes peeked up at the bookshelf above me, and there it is…Education and National Development: A Comparative Perspective (2nd Ed.), by Fägerlin and Saha (1989).   I had just begun...

Saving the Environment or Being Good?

© 2014 Robert OsburnWe hear it in America almost every day: “Save the environment lest we destroy ourselves.”Because God has given us a creation and a cultural mandate in Genesis 1:26-28, I’m right there: Yes, we must take care of this world that God has given...