Archives for December 5, 2011

Are Restorationists (Churches of Christ/Independent Christians) “evangelicals?”

Today I received an e-mail from a Church of Christ member chiding me for saying (in the book Four Views on the Spectrum of Evangelicals) that I do not consider Churches of Christ "evangelical." There I mentioned that, by and large, they seem to have a theology of salvation that borders on legalism or works-righteousness. The e-mailer disagreed and said he grew up in and was educated in a Church of Christ context.This is one claim I have made about which I would be very glad to be corrected. … [Read more...]