Archives for Aug 11, 2014 @ 18:43

Michael Brown, RIP

A young black man is dead. The evidence is not clear to all, but there is certainly no reason for an unarmed man with his hands in the air to be fired upon by police. Source: Family members say he was a recent graduate of nearby Normandy High School and was going to begin classes [Read More…]

Parachurch or the Church? And the Church? In the Church

Source: Peter Greer (@peterkgreer) is president and CEO of HOPE International. Chris Horst (@chrishorst) is the vice president of development at HOPE International. Together with the support of Anna Haggard, they coauthored Mission Drift and Entrepreneurship for Human Flourishing. They wrote this essay with support from HOPE intern, Andrey Bobrovskiy. … For centuries, the local church [Read More…]

Lynn Cohick Responds to Stetzer’s Piece on Masculinity

Lynn Cohick, NT professor at Wheaton and author of Philippians in the Story of God Bible Commentary (and also co-editor of the series). I appreciate the desire to bring the gospel to those in our society who have written it off as not for them. Ed Stetzer focuses on one such group, adult (presumably white) males [Read More…]

Is Inerrancy a Game Only Played by American Evangelicals?

America exports its goods giving it a worldwide influence, including its sports — basketball and (American) football and baseball. Of course baseball is played elsewhere, and baseball in the Dominican is special, but these are American-shaped sports. But would a Dominican say baseball is an American sport? (Not on your life.) Is inerrancy a game [Read More…]