The American Captivity of Christianity

 The lecture that Lesslie Newbigin gave in Stuttgart, Germany in 1994 is just as timely today as it was back then - if not more so.  It is called "The Cultural Captivity of Western Christianity as a Challenge to a Missionary Church."  I believe this article is something that all solid and serious Christians should read as… Continue reading The American Captivity of Christianity

Worse Than Rejecting the Gospel

This quote is super important for those of us who have had the Americanized gospel preached to us so many times - the 'gospel' that reduces Jesus to somebody who can help us along in our quests, the 'gospel' that says Jesus gives us the hammer, nails, and strength to build life's barns bigger and make us more comfortable (cf.… Continue reading Worse Than Rejecting the Gospel