Scot McKnight: Loosening the Helmet of Salvation

What is the gospel?  I mean: What is the full, Kingdom of God-announcing, cross-centered, New Creation focused, sin-bearing, substitutionary atoning, wrath-absorbing, life-transforming, social justice-bringing gospel really about?   Scot McKnight is doing perhaps the best job I've ever seen in concisely and biblically recapturing the fullness of the Kingdom Gospel of Jesus that has been … Continue reading Scot McKnight: Loosening the Helmet of Salvation

The Demise of American Christianity: Good or Bad?

If you care about the current and future state of Christianity in America and evangelicalism in particular, there has been a storm of articles and debates popping up all over the place as of late. I commented briefly upon Michael Spencer's "Coming Evangelical Collapse" posts a couple months back.  His bleak predictions were subsequently picked … Continue reading The Demise of American Christianity: Good or Bad?