It has been a crazy last few days leading up to Christmas. Gifts to buy, food to prepare, friends to see. But are the multitudes preparing for the holidays ready to welcome the baby Christ into the world? How can we fathom the "adventus" of the infant God in a society that might not have … Continue reading Ready to welcome Him?
RICHARD LEE MC ’14 One of the classes I took in the past semester was Hist 226, "Jesus to Muhammad: Ancient Christianity to the Rise of Islam." Taught by Prof. Stephen Davis, the class presents an historical overview of the development of the Church in her first seven centuries. It was fascinating and informative to … Continue reading From “The Pattern of Christian Truth”
RODNEY EVANS, PC14 The first element: a window. It is dark. The faint scent of cold coffee belonging to the elderly lady beside me hangs in the air. My legs are stiff and restless. I listen to the roaring hum of the plane that propels me comfortably through the air at about 570 mph. That’s when … Continue reading The Subtlety of Glory: Part 1
RODNEY EVANS PC'14 The "elements" in part one of this post, and others like them, are commonly found in any activity, whether it is a missionary trip, or a trip to Durefee’s. God has endowed creation with such intricate depth, that even the smallest of things can be used to communicate the most precious and … Continue reading The Subtlety of Glory: Part 2
RODNEY EVANS, PC'14 So it was the final week of my sophomore year in college. My final exams were scattered throughout the week and studying was not an “optional” task. I meticulously planned the way my week would go, allotting the appropriate amount of study time needed for each exam. As I sat down in the … Continue reading Lessons From The ER
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RICHARD LEE MC ’14 Executive Director, Logos The Bible course at YFA (Yale Faith and Action) is on the Epistle to Romans this semester. As homework, the students were told to prepare a one-minute long explanation on the Gospel according to what Paul presented in Romans. Here is something I wrote, which I shall copy … Continue reading Definition of the Gospel, an Exercise of Brevity
RICHARD LEE MC ’14 Executive Director, Logos I don’t always visit Battell Chapel, but when I did, I was almost overcome with emotions at the Nine Lessons and Carols Service. This service, originally conceived at the King’s College Chapel in Cambridge, has been (at least during my three year at Yale) a regularity attended by … Continue reading Some Thoughts after Nine Lessons and Carols, with Apology for Rambling
JEANNI HWANG, TD '14 I thrive in solitude. I loved independence. I'd convinced myself I was a natural at serene self-assurance. Like a swan. Often when I'm puzzled about where certain traits of mine come from, I just need to look back a bit. I grew up learning to handle most things myself. My parents … Continue reading Submission