Author Archives: Emily Balint

Sowing in Tears, Reaping in Joy

Psalm 126:5-6 “May those who sow in tears reap with shouts of joy! He that goes forth weeping, bearing the seed for sowing, shall come home with shouts of joy, bringing his sheaves with him.” John Piper wrote about this … more »

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The Babel-onians and the American Dream

In a strange way, reading about the Tower of Babel reminds me of the American Dream. Those builders in the land of Shinar had a twofold goal as they began their tower: they wanted to make a name for themselves … more »

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Where’s God in this Software?

I have read Genesis 1 dozens, if not hundreds of times.  When I was in undergraduate, I took a Christian Theology class where we spent a lot of time exploring these verses, studying both the cultural mandate and what it … more »

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