“Science and theology have things to say to each other, since both are concerned with the search for truth attained through motivated belief.”
– Sir John Polkinghorne
“We experience our callings at the intersection of the world’s great need and our own great joy.”
– Frederick Buechner.
We are entering a future of intense global urbanization in which ethnic, religious, economic and cultural differences will distinguish us but no longer separate us physically or geographically from others.
- Jim Heynen
Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization, the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.
– Jacques Ellul
What Christians offer is an understanding that the world is not ours, that we are not the ones that give things value.
- Wendell Berry
God sees the world as good, as created - even where it is the fallen world- and because of the way God sees His work and embraces it and does not forsake it, we live.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Science can purify religion from error and superstition; religion can purify science from idolatry
and false absolutes. Each can draw the other into a wider world in which both can flourish.
- Pope John Paul ll
“You have heard me teach things that have been confirmed by many reliable witnesses. Now teach these truths to other trustworthy people who will be able to pass them on to others.” – 2 Timothy 2.2
We are entering a future of intense global urbanization in which ethnic, religious, economic and cultural differences will distinguish but no longer separate us physically or geographically from others.
We believe building bridges, building trusting relationships across cultures and faiths, is itself part of our witness to the Good News. It is not the sum total of the message, but enables that message to flourish. – Kurt Berends
"At the Intersections of Faith and Culture"