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PETER HESLAM: A COMMUNAL VISION OF SOCIETY

PETER HESLAM:
A COMMUNAL
VISION OF
SOCIETY

Professor Peter Heslam casts a Kuyperian vision of differentiated responsibilities that work together to form a flourishing and diverse city. Dr. Peter S. Heslam is based in Cambridge (UK), where he is Director of Transforming Business and a research associate at the Cambridge Institute on Religion and International Affairs. He particularly works closely with the business academics...

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Reflection from CFW Artist-in-Residence

Reflection
from

A CFW
Artist-in-
Residence

By: Jane Adams In its original conception, the piece was intended to expose people to the collective behavior that they participate in while going about their individual day-to-day business. The first challenge was thus identifying a dataset that was both individually and collectively interesting; the second was to display that dataset in a way that was both individually and collec...

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God Save the Humanities

God Save
the
Humanities

By Emily Chau It’s funny. I distinctly remember watching the Tony Award-winning musical “Avenue Q” and hearing the main character Princeton sing, “What do you do with a B.A. in English?” I was attending a liberal arts college—majoring in English, of course—and bent on pursuing a career in journalism. Fast forward a few years, I was asking t...

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CFW Artist-in- Residence Proposal on Theme of Givenness

CFW
Artist-in-
Residence
Proposal
on
Theme of
Givenness

By Jane Stewart Adams In 1952, a paper appeared in the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology titled The Chemical Basis of Morphogenesis. The paper’s aim was to provide an analysis of how the genes of a zygote realize the anatomical structure of the organism. The paper was written by Alan Turing, and he was determined to explain the phenomenon of morphogenesis—the capacity of...

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Grace, Justice, & Mercy: An Evening with Bryan Stevenson & Rev. Tim Keller

Grace,
Justice, &
Mercy:
An
Evening with
Bryan Stevenson
& Rev. Tim
Keller

In an age of mass incarceration and growing racial tension, how can a church committed to the flourishing of a whole city engage as ambassadors of reconciliation and restoration? Bryan Stevenson & Tim Keller will help us explore ways to sustain hope through a grace filled pursuit of justice and mercy as they draw from their own calling and work. The Q & A followin...

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CFW Summer Reading Recommendations

CFW Summer
Reading

Recommendations

A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World by Paul E Miller The Call: Finding and Fulfilling the Central Purpose of Your Life by Os Guinness Callings: Twenty Centuries of Christian Wisdom on Vocation by William C. Placher The Church in Exile: Living in Hope After Christendom by Lee Beach The Givenness of Things: Essays by Marilynne ...

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