HRD: Traditional/administrative and contemporary/strategic view

Every Human Resources Department uses both traditional/administrative and contemporary/strategic approach, even if it is in a minimal amount. A traditional or administrative level will tend to hire new employees, to get them on board, and ascertain that they are paid properly and on time. On the han...

Christian Worldview Thinking Regarding HR Development

This solution deals with good guidance in discerning a career path or a "particular" calling of an individual to certain occupational tasks. It started with the quotations (Sir 38:34; Gen 1:27-28) from the Book of Lee hardy "the Fabric of This World Inquiries Into Calling Career Choice and the Desig...

Every Good Endeavor: Connecting your work to God's work

What does Timothy Keller in his book "Every Good Endeavor: Connecting your work to God's work" mean when he claims that work is intended for both "cultivation" and for "service"? Why are both purposes critical for us to consider as Christian business practitioners and academics? Especially relative ...

Is Technology Good for Christians?

What are the problems or issues that technology innovations and sciences are causing in Christianity today. Is technology good for the Word of God or not. Please quote biblical passages, if applicable.

Christology in the Synoptic Gospels

This solution wants to help students in preparing a seminar and exploring the preliminary features the Christology of the Synoptic Gospels using the Christological titles as a tool. Since a title may have various shades of meaning depending on the evangelist and/or on the context, a survey of the Ch...

Discipline for Christian Priests/Pastors

It is interesting to me that some groups (and individual churches) see discipline as only for pastors. I'm wondering where the biblical basis (in their minds) is for that?

Intro to Pastoral Care: Funerals

What elements need to be included in the funeral service itself and why? What steps need to be taken (in consultation with the family) in order to prepare for a funeral service? What are the advantages and disadvantages of having a funeral at a church verses a funeral home and why?

Biblical definition of marriage for pastoral needs

Please discuss: What is a biblical definition of marriage? How does this definition now clash with the American culture's view of marriage? How can the marriage ceremony be altered to further enhance participant's understanding of a theology of marriage? What elements need to be included (in term...

Postmodernism according to Groothuis's criteria for evaluating

1. Summarize the worldview by using the main categories of belief discussed in the assigned course reading (see Groothuis Chapter 4 for some of the main categories of belief: ultimate reality, source of authority, human beings, source of morality, etc.). This section of the paper must be approximate...

New Testament Overview

Try and define the New Testament to someone who has never before heard of it. In what ways does this collection of early Christian documents resemble the scriptures of other world religions? In what ways does the New Testament differ from other sacred texts? Your initial discussion post should be...

Systematic Theology Theology & Incarnation of the Word

: Each student will write a 5-­10 page paper on the book On the Incarnation by St. Athanasius. The structure of the paper must be as follows: 1) Introductory paragraph, 2) A summary of Athanasius' argument and a brief description of each chapter, 3) An application section in which the student w...

Spirituality and the Healing Hospital

Consider how the paradigm of a healing hospital might influence your philosophy of caregiving and write an essay of 500 words that addresses the following: 1. Describe the components of a healing hospital and their relationship to spirituality. 2. What are the challenges of creating a healing en...

Gender and Race Discrimination

1. Racial Discrimination Acts 6:1-7 - "What racial tensions existed in the early church? How are they resolved? Is a quota system used here to pacify the Grecian Jews? Is this a form of affirmative action?" 2. Gender Discrimination Genesis 1:27 - "What are the implications of this passage in te...

Duty to Disclose and Social Compassion

Duty to Disclose - (Questions fully answered and one Business Application per topic) 1. Right to Know - Luke 12:1-3 - "Why must this information be disclosed? Who has a right to know it?" 2. Golden Rule - 1 Samuel 19:1-3 - "How does Jonathan live by the golden Rule in disclosing this informati...

Judeo-Christian Influence

* What is the Torah? What makes Judaic law and theology different from other faiths of the period? (100 words) * What influences did Judaism have on the development of early Christianity? (100 words) * Why is it important to understand how Judaism and Christianity have shaped Western thought? (100...

Greco-Roman Influence

Please provide ideas and opinions on the following questions: What outside influences may have contributed to either the growth or decline of the Greek and Roman cultures? What influences did classical Greek philosophy have on later cultures? What influence does classical Greek philosophy have ...

Contradictions and the Bible

Many Christians seem to accept modern cosmology - Galileo's view that the earth is not the center of the Universe - while at the same time disagreeing with the theory of evolution. For this discussion, we will focus on the following questions (in 500 words total): 1. Why do Christians feel th...

Cultures Across Time Periods and Religions

Please help provide the following: - Brief information on these civilizations (Buddhism, Early Middle Ages, High Middle Ages, Late Middle Ages, Ancient Greece, Ancient Roman, China, India, Judaism, Early Christian and Islam) - Brief descriptions of important events, 1 or 2 full sentences on each ...

Loyalty and Honesty: Christian Morality in Business

Can you please help me with the following? 1. Loyalty and Disloyalty 1 Samuel 24:1-22: Why does David spare King Saul's life? Since Saul is attempting to injure him, isn't David justified in acting likewise? Why does David feel so loyal to Saul? 2. Conflicting Duties Exodus 1:15-22: Do the...

Will to Believe, contains William Jame's Response to Clifford

"The Will to Believe," contains William James' response to Clifford. You are to write 200-300 words explaining James' response to Clifford's position. Be sure to include the following: 1. Explain James classification of hypotheses as alive or dead and the types of options used in deciding...

Humanitarian Justice in Darfur

After reading the attached article, can you please tell me: Should humanitarian concerns take priority over justice in Darfur? Why or why not? Responding to the Remnants of Genocide Darfur is a barren, mountainous region in western Sudan, which is south of the Sahara. Arabs (largely nomads)...

Compassion and Ethics of Jesus

Empathy • Matthew 14:13 - 21- In what ways is Jesus empathetic and merciful toward the hungry crowd? • Questions fully answered and one Business Application per topic Poker Game Ethic • Genesis 27:1 - 46 - How did Rebecca and her son Jacob "play poker" in this situation? What was the o...

Positivism and Christian approaches

Case for Discussion Grimes Corporation (GC) is a large conglomerate that owns both the FoodTime grocery store chain and Primo TV, a regional cable station. For several year product bar coding has enabled FoodTime to target mail advertisements to customers based on their purchases. GC now wants ...

Christian Principles in Business

Can you please help me answer the following questions: 1) Holiness - Justice - Love • Leviticus 19:1-4; 9-18; 33-37: How do holiness, justice and love interact? • Matthew 22:35-40: Are the concepts of holiness and justice present in the "love command"? If so, how? • Questions f...

Modern Religions and Change

What is the biggest reason for "change" in religion and what is the largest role in the evolution in religion? Please list some modern religions.