Lenses

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 Through much studies and reflection I have come to realise that leaders of most known faith traditions were trying to reshape the minds of their audience in light of the socioeconomic challenges upon them in their era. For example, Jesus was trying to move the Jews away from some of the …

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The Power of Stories in Shaping and Reshaping our Worldview

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 The primary reason why we hold on doctrinal problems is largely because of our Sunday school experience. For example, the idea of an angry God who requires the brutal death and blood of his incarnate son in order to reconcile with his creation is a major doctrine in Christian settings. Consequently, …

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Today’s Seminar

In his seminal work, Scholarship Reconsidered: Priorities of the Professoriate, Boyer argues for a holistic model to scholarship. A concept he describes as the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL). For Boyer, scholarship should encompass: the scholarship of discovery (research); the scholarship of integration (multidisciplinary work); the scholarship of application (reflective practice); and the scholarship …

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On the Problem of the Infallibility of the Bible, and a Way Forward

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 This short essay aims to highlight the challenges of the notion of infallibility and conclude with recommendations on how we can use faith as a platform to engage, challenge, build and transform the psyche of people in the 21st century. The text we know today as the Bible is a library …

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Thought Leaders Series: 2017

Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved by him, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly explaining the word of truth. - (2 Timothy 2:15) The popular way of reading the Bible is through one dimension. I don’t know why we do this, because we don’t read any …

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