Why Do Advent? 

Abigail Clayton  Contributing Faith Writer  Why do Christians celebrate Advent? For those who have not grown up in the church, or maybe even for those who did, advent may be something that you have done or heard about but do not really understand why it is tradition. What exactly is the purpose of advent?   These … Continue reading Why Do Advent? 

Music and the Soul 

Audrey Branham Assistant Faith Editor Music is an integral part of our lives. As students, the music we listen to helps us study, relax, exercise, and worship. And while music generally has a positive impression on our mind and soul, there are times when both the power and danger of music are clearly shown. If … Continue reading Music and the Soul 

Philosophy forum -The good and the beautiful: Why we should want Christianity to be true? 

Ellen Huff Faith Editor Christianity no longer appears as an appealing ideology to be affiliated with in our day. Dr. Tawa Anderson, associate professor of philosophy, led the most recent philosophy forum on November 11 focused on the beauty and goodness often overshadowed in the Christian faith by the negative light as a result of … Continue reading Philosophy forum -The good and the beautiful: Why we should want Christianity to be true? 

Evangelism Series: Sharing with a Western Postmodernist Academic 

Audrey Branham  Assistant Faith Editor   In the world of academia and knowledge, it seems that there isn’t always an overwhelming population of evangelical Christians. Some say the reason is that academics are too smart for religion, too advanced for tradition.   The field of scientific academia projects the narrative that they can prove the primary existence … Continue reading Evangelism Series: Sharing with a Western Postmodernist Academic 

The Neglect of Art in the Contemporary Christian Church 

Ellen Huff Faith Editor As unfortunate as it is, we live in a postmodern world of relativity with a desire to follow the ever-changing winds of emotions. Postmodernists believe in a world where truth is not necessarily knowable but can be experienced in a plethora of capacities. The lack of a particular standard of truth results in a … Continue reading The Neglect of Art in the Contemporary Christian Church 

How we should live by way of Augustine’s Confessions  

Ellie Huff  Faith Editor  Augustine of Hippo notably said, “The thought of you stirs him so deeply he cannot be content unless he praises you, because you made us for yourself and our hearts find no peace until they rest in you”.   For those who have not yet experienced the redemption of the soul through Christ, life can … Continue reading How we should live by way of Augustine’s Confessions