Harry Potter and the Kingdom of God

By Eugene C. Scott [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8zKrA5kbNE] Poor Harry. His parents were mysteriously murdered; now he lives in a nondescript time and place in England with the Dursleys, his dreary, selfish, muggle (non-magic) aunt and uncle and piggish...

Thoughts On Rob Bell's "Love Wins" and the Sad State of American Christianity

By Eugene C. Scott [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYSNACNH-Yo] I’m coming late to the Rob Bell lynching. In case you’re coming in late too, Bell is swinging from the gallows for writing a book titled “Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of...

How Isolation Kills and Intimacy Gives Life

By Eugene C. Scott Isolation The Illinois sky was painful, gray, close, oppressive. The few of us standing on the hill in the cemetery were all tucked into our coats and scarves against the winter wind. He, the man we were gathered around, was tucked against that same...