Andy Crouch examines the life of a scientist based on his experience of walking alongside his wife Catherine, an experimental physicist. That relationship has shown him that a life in science is a journey “into a set of virtues,” of cultivating a specific character suited to the particular demands of research and investigation. Crouch's hope is to persuade pastors and others in the church to prayerfully support the scientific endeavor as a reflection of God’s image in humankind as well as offers some suggestions for ministering to their needs.
  • What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 1

    | Andy Crouch
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    What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 1 | Andy Crouch

    The honest, and humbling, truth is that there is likely more intellectual humility in the average physics laboratory than in the average theology classroom. Read More >

    Basics PART 1 of 3
  • What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 2

    | Andy Crouch
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    What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 2 | Andy Crouch

    A community of people that work side by side, motivated by delight and wonder, characterized by intellectual humility and willing to admit they have been wrong and change direction Read More >

    Basics PART 2 of 3
  • What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 3

    | Andy Crouch
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    What I Wish My Pastor Knew About… The Life of a Scientist, Part 3 | Andy Crouch

    The practice of science, and the practices of the world of technology that emerge from science, is one of the determinative features of our world, for better and for worse.  &nb... Read More >

    Basics PART 3 of 3