Archives for Nov 3, 2011 @ 12:11

Women and the Monarchy

Andrew Roberts thinks the recent move is absurd: The news that sons and daughters of future British monarchs will have equal rights of accession to the Throne will delight modernists, and might even lull feminists into thinking that some kind of a blow has been struck for women’s rights. Yet in fact, all the Governments of the [Read More…]

SBC and Calvinism

Bob Allen, of the Associated Baptist Press, has a report about an Acts 29 church being denied membership in the Kentucky Baptist Association: OWENSBORO, Ky. (ABP) – A Kentucky Baptist association denied membership to a church after a credentials committee found its confessional statement too Calvinistic, according to a report in the Western Recorder. Daviess-McLean Baptist [Read More…]

Anointed? … Evangelicals and Authority 1 (RJS)

I recently received, courtesy of the publisher, a copy of the new book The Anointed: Evangelical Truth in a Secular Age by Randall Stephens, an associate professor of history at Eastern Nazarene College and Karl Giberson, formerly a professor of Physics at Eastern Nazarene. Giberson has now moved on to concentrate on a number of [Read More…]

Steve Jobs’ Legacy: Kingdom Work?

The word “kingdom” is perhaps the flabbiest term being used by Christians today. In fact, many who like “kingdom” would rather they not be called “Christians.” This good word of Jesus’, which he inherited from his scriptures and from his Jewish world, has come to mean two wildly different things today: for some it means [Read More…]