Few people understand that tipping is a highly cultural practice. For some reason even the best cross cultural travelers impose the tipping practices of their home culture on other cultures. For example, I have a friend who was a former server in a restaurant in the US and planning on
Go to the map here. Also consider: From Muhammed to Burj Khalifa: A Crash Course in 2,000 Years of Middle East History by Michael Rank This book was written by a friend of mine that I met while living in Turkey. See description here.
D. A. Carson identifies several common exegetical fallacies in his 1996 book. These fallacies hinder an interpreter from finding the correct meaning of a biblical text. The categories of fallacies that he address are: Word-Study Fallacies are fallacies that come from finding meaning o
I enjoyed this. It is a quick two minute call to action for Christians. My comments: Don’t want to quibble of the video’s hating on the American Dream, I suppose it is accurate if you take the most negative spin. If the American Dream is to think only of yourself and your
I’ve read through the Bible many times since someone gave me the idea to read through it in a year while I was in college. Since then there have been some years where I kept up with it well, other years I get distracted by some other Bible reading plan or a long Old Testament b