Evangelical Theological Method

Is there a right way to approach theology? The question of methodology is increasingly one of interest among theologians, who recognize that the very manner in which we approach theology informs both the que...

Counting the Cost

Impatience results when we are bad at math. When we fail to count the cost of a particular endeavor or situation—the cost to our time, to our wallets, or to our egos — our patience ends up in the red. Any time ...

The Cross and Apologetics

True to the cross of Jesus, Christian persuasion has to be cross-shaped in its manner just as it is cross-centered in its message. OsGuinness, Fool’s Talk 1 CORINTHIANS 2:1–5: The Cross and Apologetics ...

Monocultural vs. Multicultural Ministry

A monocultural church is wholly different than a multicultural one. In a multiethnic, multicultural church, knitted relationships are the glue that keeps the congregation united. When you drill down, you will l...

2 Great Preaching Bibles

As pastors, preachers, teachers, and ministry leaders, we all have our Bibles. We actually may be blessed to have multiple copies, in multiple sizes, in various translations, for various needs. We may have a pe...

The Three Wise Men: Facts or Fairy Tale?

The following is an excerpt taken from Dwight Longnecker's newest release, Mystery of the Magi: The Quest to Identify the Three Wise Men. It’s the night of the Christmas play, and everyone has arrived in his...