Posts by jamesedwardrose

Neuroscience and the Mind of Christ: A Reaction to the Huffington Post

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 in Brain Science | Comments Off on Neuroscience and the Mind of Christ: A Reaction to the Huffington Post

Neuroscience and the Mind of Christ: A Reaction to the Huffington Post

Recently, I read an article about the intersection of brain science and human conflict that I found most fascinating. Before you read on, I recommend you first be familiar with Derek Flood’s “Neuroscience and the Mind of Christ“ at the Huffington Post. A Little About Flood’s PerspectiveDerek Flood represents an element in Protestant/evangelical circles that leaves me conflicted. I don’t want to make this article about him (or even me), but I do need to say a little about where he’s coming from because it impacts my observations about the content of his essay. Flood and his...

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The Cure for Disaster Fatigue

Posted by on Jan 2, 2013 in Brain Science | Comments Off on The Cure for Disaster Fatigue

The Cure for Disaster Fatigue

Call me gloomy if you want, but I’ve been expecting social and economic calamity to befall our nation since the early 1990s. I believe it was popular Christian author Larry Burkett’s book, The Coming Economic Earthquake   that was the alarm bell for me. We took it very seriously and began preparing for tough times. Though Larry’s immediate projections did not seem to pan out, we kept on task, getting out of debt, avoiding credit, and establishing contingency plans for the “earthquake.” Then, just as we felt like things were settling down, a new threat appeared on the...

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