Category Archives: Creativity

DO YOU KNOW TED?

Rita Pierson

TED is short for Technology, Entertainment, and Design.  TED provides short and creative talks by various leaders in their respective fields.  

Rita Pierson, pictured above, taught public school for forty years. She recently died, but left a terrific seven minute speech at TED:

http://www.ted.com/talks/rita_pierson_every_kid_needs_a_champion?language=en

WHEN CREATIVITY GOES VERY SOUTH

As one who has struggled with the doctrine of hell, I did not particularly like the dismissive comments by some concerning Rob Bell’s book, Love Wins.  The comments were needed, but many times the spirit in which they were given left much to be desired.
Here is a clip Bell did with Oprah.  Bell’s answers are troubling to say the least.  What a missed opportunity to declare God is revealed most clearly in the Person of Jesus!
For a gracious, yet forthright response to Bell, see this brief response by Professor Robert
Peterson: