So, I can longer call myself simply "evangelical," but neither can I give up on the term. I have to say I'm a "postconservative evangelical" and beg people to listen for just a little while as I explain. I've published two entire books and many articles about what I mean by the term.
Originally posted at Dr. Olson's personal website. Dr. Olson is Professor of Theology at the George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University. He has served as editor of Christian Scholar's Review and contributing editor to Christianity Today. Among his published works are 20th-Century Theology (co-authored with the late Stanley J. Grenz), The Story of Christian Theology, The Westminster Handbook to Evangelical Theology, Reformed and Always Reforming: The Postconservative Approach to Evangelical Theology, and Finding God in the Shack. His book Against Calvinism: Rescuing God's Reputation from Radical Reformed Theology will be published by Zondervan in 2011.