Andrew Root is a Professor and Carrie Olson Baalson Chair of Youth and Family Ministry at Luther Seminary (St. Paul). He was most recently the author of The Grace of Dogs (Convergent, 2017) and Faith Formation in a Secular Age (Baker, 2017). He was also the Project Leader of John Templeton Foundation grant Science for Youth Ministry.
Learning from Young People about Science and Faith: An Interview with Andy Root
If faith is seen by youth as only for immature people, and we cannot show how a commitment to a personal God is not opposed to scientific findings and theories, then we’re in trouble.
- By Andy Root
Facing the Rivalry Between Faith and Science in Youth Ministry
If we care about actually helping young people live out their faith and encounter a living God in the world, there is no way to avoid discussions about faith and science.