Monthly Archives: October 2010

“Republocrat”

An interesting book was just realized by theologian at Westminster Theological Seminary.  It’s called Republicrat.  As seen by the name, it is a blending and criticism of Republican and Democratic politics.  I have not read the book, but have a … Continue reading

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Very sobering (and true) quote about the state of American churches

In the book I previously referenced, On True Christianity, the authors include a quote by a great Christian mind Oz Guinness (not the beer- then again maybe they are related).  He speaks of how our churches are consumed with being … Continue reading

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Great Read- Whether you’re in seminary or nowhere close.

Lately I have been reading a lot of books that deal with the life and ministry of Jonathan Edwards.  A new series of books that has come out very recently is the Essential Edwards Collection. It is a series of … Continue reading

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Interesting Video discussing the how to define the Mission of the Church

Saw this video with Pastor’s Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert discussing the mission of the church and if there is confusion among Christians as to what this really means.  It is worth a watch, something to think about.

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Reading the Old Testament as a Christian

Here is a quote that sums up early churches view of reading the OT.  As Christians, we follow their lead. “It is not a Christian way of meditating on the Old Testament to fail to see in it the pre-figuration … Continue reading

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Edwards & Finney – Could they be more different?

Jonathan Edwards and Charles Finney are perhaps the two most famous preachers in American History.  One was the primary leader of the First Great Awakening and the other the Second.  In most Christian circles in American they are both well-respected … Continue reading

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Sharing the Gospel with Muslims

Here is a helpful interview from two authors of who have written great books about relating and sharing the Gospel with those from the Muslim faith.  One of the authors, JD Greear- Breaking the Islamic Code was my pastor in … Continue reading

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