A Fighting Spirit

Eddie’s feet pounded the pavement in quick succession as he jogged home from the high-risk youth day camp he attended after school. He didn’t...
Chloe Sparacino

Freedom Found

As a kid, I felt intense terror every night when it started getting dark outside. Scared of going to bed, I was jumpy and...

iMedicine: Drugs, Money, and Ethics

You can customize your music playlist. You can customize your ringtone, your restaurant order, your credit card image, your Facebook page, and even your...

To Spend or Not to Spend

The current economic state of our nation and world has created a lot of confusion. On the one hand, we are told that rampant...

Have More = Give Less

Part of America’s history has been a tale of increasing prosperity for both the nation as a whole and for the average American. Among...

Re-Assembly Required: David Adey Makes Art and Social Critique

In November, PLNU art professor David Adey was featured in a solo exhibition entitled “I’ve got a river of life flowing out of me”...
Drawing of Flower

Beauty for Ashes

Is this not the fast that I choose: to loose the bonds of injustice, to undo the thongs of the yoke, to let the...
Obese People on Segways

Obesity Beyond the Individual

A recent study determined that the total lifetime healthcare costs of obese individuals and smokers are less than those of nonsmokers and people of...

Window & Puzzle: The Dead Sea Scrolls

Their accidental discovery has provided scholars with a peek into the practices of at least one Jewish group during the era in which Jesus...
Cartoon Drawing of Two Men

The Corporate/Nonprofit Identity Swap

Should nonprofit organizations spend less time helping orphans and more time balancing their budgets? Should you support businesses that donate their profits to charity?...