Institute for Faith Vocation Culture

FaithTheological Reflections

On Laughter and More

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“The devil laughs because God’s world seems senseless to him; the angels laugh with joy because everything in God’s world has its meaning.” When I first read those words, I was struck by their hard-won wisdom. Milan Kundera, one of the great novelists of the 20th-century, wrote about the challenge of being human in the...

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FaithBiblical Reflections

Missio on Industry: A Heart to Have (Not an Ideal to Crush Us)

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A few years ago, after the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, a social media movement among young Christian women and men exploded. Protesting unrealistic body standards and the usage of raw sex appeal to market swimwear, one Baylor college student posted a Facebook status criticizing Victoria’s Secret, saying, “I’d rather have a Proverbs 31 woman...

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