Glenn Sunshine is professor of early modern European history at Central Connecticut State University a Research Fellow of the Acton Institute and an instructor in the Centurions Program, a worldview training ministry of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview.
An award winning author, Glenn has published several books and numerous articles on history, theology, and culture online and on both sides of the Atlantic. His book Why You Think the Way You Do: The Story of Western Worldviews from Rome to Home (Zondervan, 2009) received the 2006 Acton Institute Book Grant. He is also a regular columnist for the Worldview Journal of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview.
Glenn has taught a variety of Bible, history, and worldview seminars and courses to churches around the U.S. and in Europe, as well as leading church retreats, seminars, and renewal weekends. He is featured on Acton Media’s “The Birth of Freedom,” a documentary released on DVD in 2008, and on “Doing the Right Thing,” an ethics curriculum released in 2011.
Glenn and his wife Lynn have been married for over 30 years. They have two children, Elizabeth and Brendan. They live in Newington, Connecticut.
The Image of God is the centerpiece of the Bible's teaching of what it means to be human. This book explores fourteen aspects of the Image of God, what it has meant in history, and its implications for today. Questions offered at the end of each chapter make The Image of God ideal for personal or group study.
People in America today hold a variety of competing and incompatible worldviews. Portals offers a brief survey of seven of the major worldviews that shape American culture today. Intended primarily as a guide for Christians to understand their neighbors, this book can benefit anyone interested in bridging the divide between worldviews and entering the mental worlds of the people around us.