Tom Ingebritsen became a Christian in the middle of his academic career as a biology professor at Iowa State University. As he was coming to faith and afterwards, he felt tension between his new faith and his knowledge of science. Join him in considering whether it is possible to believe in God in a modern scientific world.
“Sometimes I wonder if the church only wants me for my body.”Read an excerpt of Your Mind’s Mission by Greg Jao. The Emerging Scholars Network gave away 200 copies at InterVarsity’s Staff Conference ‘14.
Upon Mary Poplin’s return from visiting Mother Teresa, she soon discovered that God was calling her to serve the university world with the same kind of holistic service with which Mother Teresa served Calcutta.
Department Chair of Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
I am delighted to strongly endorse the Emerging Scholars Network. Christians whom God has gifted with academic talents are often left to fend for themselves if they boldly strike out into academia. Nurturing and positively encouraging such students...