Colossian Blog
October 4, 2017 | Jennifer Vander Molen

Hating Your Neighbor Will Make You Dumb

Lou Huesmann attended our recent Colossian Way leader training with a team of people from his church, Grace in Long Beach, CA.  He sent us a link to this article in Christianity Today, which talks about a new book from Alan Jacobs, How to Think.

“This is a ready-made explanation for anyone who wants to understand why The Colossian Forum is needed,” said Lou. We couldn’t agree more.

Petitions, protests, and popular rallies reveal our deeply ingrained belief that voices shouting loudly in unison can shape reality. In today’s climate, many of us crave clear battle lines between good and evil and abhor anyone who dares admit that complex problems don’t have simple answers. And heaven help any poor public figures foolish enough to sincerely change their minds.

Read the full article here. (The article is behind CT’s paywall, so if you don’t have a subscription, you can check out more on How to Think via Amazon or your local bookseller.)

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