Of all the people you’ve ever seen preach in a Speedo, David Boudia must be the most eloquent. A world-class diver who, after Rio, now has 4 Olympic medals to his name, he often stands with reporters after competitions and does all he can to deflect attention away from himself and toward Jesus. He usually does this by telling how his identity is not wrapped […]
During my study leave this summer I worked on two dissertation chapters: one on Witherspoon’s ministry in the Kirk, and the other on Witherspoon’s relationship to the Enlightenment. The excerpt below is taken from the first of those chapters. In this section, I trace Witherspoon’s approach to church discipline, making use of presbytery and session records ho […]
David Gushee has written a column for Religion News Service arguing that the “middleground” is disappearing on LGBT rights. He writes: Middle ground is disappearing on the question of whether LGBT persons should be treated as full equals, without any discrimination in society — and on the related question of whether religious institutions should be […] […]
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Your weekly Dose of SpurgeonThe PyroManiacs devote some space each weekend to highlights from the lifetime of works from the Prince of Preachers, Charles Haddon Spurgeon. The following excerpt is from The Treasury of David, Psalm 99, verse 4, Hendrickson Publishers."God is the king, the mercy-seat is his throne, and the sceptre which he sways is holy l […]
How does the gospel address our deepest fears? How can we be confident, while facing an uncertain future? In this episode of Signposts, I offer some thoughts from Scripture on why the gospel disarms our fear, and allows us to... Read More The post Signposts: How to Be Free From Fear appeared first on Russell Moore.