Archives for Aug 22, 2011 @ 11:58

John MacArthur on Beer and the YRR

John MacArthur calls out the YRR. If everything you know about Christian living came from blogs and websites in the young-and-restless district of the Reformed community, you might have the impression that beer is the principal symbol of Christian liberty. For some who self-identify as “Young, Restless, and Reformed,” it seems beer is a more popular [Read More…]

King Jesus Gospel Promo video

See Zondervan’s landing page for the book, which includes the forewords by Tom Wright and Dallas Willard, as well as two short chapters. The King Jesus Gospel: The Original Good News Revisited [Read more…]

Erasing Hell: The Unavoidable Role of the Intellect (Jeff Cook)

Jeff teaches philosophy at the University of Northern Colorado, pastors Atlas Church (Greeley), and is the author of Seven: the Deadly Sins and the Beatitudes (Zondervan, 2008) and Everything New (2012). Hell is making us all think really hard about God. In order to push our thinking I am working through a few big ideas in Dr. [Read More…]

Beyond Cynicism 6

Can cynicism be biblical? Well, maybe. “Since disillusionment is illumination — the (often painful) dispersal of illusion — cynics have much to offer the church if they can do so in love and in the direction of hope and praise.” So Andrew Byers, in his very fine new book, Faith Without Illusions: Following Jesus as [Read More…]