PLATO ON: The Forms

Asking one’s self and others what the perfect version of something is the ideal version might sound like a strange idea What is the perfect marriage? or career? or system of government? or school? It can feel immature and naïve to bother much with such questions they’re just daydreams. After all: who cares about ideal versions? we might as well…

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SOCIOLOGY – Max Weber

Max Weber is one of the philosophers best able to explain to us the peculiar economic system we live within called capitalism. Born Erfurt in Germany in 1864, Weber grew up to see his country convulsed by the dramatic changes of the Industrial Revolution. Cities were exploding in size. Vast companies were forming. A new managerial elite was replacing the…

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Alain de Botton on Love

so I wonder if anyone here is happily married anyone here happily married unbelievable I mean it truly is unbelievable when looked at in the context of world history because the notion that we would be not only married but happily married is only roughly dates back to around the middle of the 18th century until then you tolerated your…

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Why Some Countries Are Poor and Others Rich

There are 196 countries in the world. 25 of them are very rich, defined as having an average wealth per person of over $100,000 a year. They are: But far more countries are quite poor, and some – which we’re considering here – are very very poor. These are the 20 poorest countries in the world: where the per capital…

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Rick Warren: ‘Mental illness took my son’s life…

UP, WE’RE SHIFTING INTO HYPERDRIVE, I’M BACK. >>IN THE PAST 16 WEEKS SINCE MENTAL ILLNESS TOOK MY SON MATTHEW’S LIFE — >>Reporter: AN IMPASSIONED RICK WARREN TOOK HIS FIRST SERMON SINCE HIS SON MATTHEW KILLED HIMSELF IN APRIL. WITH HIS WIFE, KATE, AT HIS SIDE, WARREN TOLD HIS SADDLEBACK CHURCH CONGREGATION MATTHEW SUFFERED FROM MENTAL ILLNESS SINCE CHILDHOOD.>>WE HAD GONE…

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Dealing with Crippling Anxiety – Anxious for Nothing Part 4 with Craig Groeschel

(happy music) Hey thanks for joining us here at Life.Church. For more videos, messages, and content, be sure to subscribe to our channels. Or a great way to stay connected throughout the week, and everywhere you go, is the Life.Church app. It's free, and available wherever you download your apps from. Right now, let's go to our senior pastor Craig…

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How to Overcome Anxiety – Anxious for Nothing Part 3 with Craig Groeschel

Hey, thanks for joining us here at Life.Church. For more videos, messages, and content, be sure to subscribe to our channels, or a great way to stay connected throughout the week and everywhere you go is the Life.Church app. It's free and available wherever you download your apps from. Right now, let's go to our senior pastor, Craig Groeschel, for…

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