Dr. Michael Longinow talks about how preconceived notions of viewing certain people apply to those of faith. He particularly expounds on the perspectives Evangelicals have of the Appalachian people.
by Joanne J. Jung
March 23, 2011
Dr. Joanne Jung discusses the different perspectives that culture allows us to have about the same truth. Grounded in Andy Crouch's book "Culture Making," Jung further elaborates how people are des...
by Michael Longinow
March 28, 2011
April 13, 2011
Dr. Joanne Jung introduces two students to a class to talk about Indian tradition and culture and the impact Western influences have had on the country. They discuss societal expectations and the c...
Report a Problem
from BBST 465: Religion, Culture and Media
March 21, 2011
Dr. Michael Longinow talks about how different cultures shape perceptions about suffering. He goes in-depth with Japan's response to suffering particularly in the March 2011 tsunami and WWII.
February 14, 2011
Dr. Michael Longinow introduces the power of politics in society and its widespread influence on every person. He expounds upon the importance of being intentional about politics and the inevitabil...
March 14, 2011
Dr. Michael Longinow talks about how media is used as a coping and grieving mechanism in society today. In a media saturated culture, pictures, videos and other physical manifestations have a neces...
from JOUR 111: Introduction to Public Relations
by Carolyn Kim
January 28, 2013
Professor Carolyn Kim introduces her class to the concept of public relations. She explains that public relations is "the management of communication between an organization and its publics." She c...
February 4, 2013
Professor Carolyn Kim continues to define public relations. She explains the differences between PR and advertising, journalism, and marketing as well as how PR benefits these fields of business.
February 11, 2013
Professor Carolyn Kim outlines some of the fundamental ethical values of public relations. She explains that honesty is absolutely necessary for successful PR because it is an industry built on tru...
from Center for Christian Thought Studio Interviews
by Wyndy Corbin Reuschling, Jeannine Brown, and Evan Rosa
April 14, 2016
Our globalized world connects us to individuals and groups from all over. As Christians, how do we relate to them with love while our country or culture might do otherwise?
by James K.A. Smith, Betsy A Barber, and Todd Pickett
March 28, 2014
Much of modern Christian worship cuts out human embodied life, reducing worship to information (beliefs, doctrines, or propositional truths), rather than something for the whole person, both intell...
from The Good Book Blog
by Kenneth C Way
September 18, 2011
It's a simple concept: God is our Rescuer, and we are to be imitators of God (Eph 5:1). Therefore, we should be rescuers of others.
God is the Rescuer par excellence. This revelation is presently...