More Machen

The church today is facing something similar to what Machen faced less than 100 years ago: Jesus divorced from Scripture, history, and the church.  We saw it a few days back in Deepak Chopra's "third Jesus."  Deepak's jesus used scented lotions and came so we could realize our inner potential, so we might find self-actualization… Continue reading More Machen

Willimon On Barth

Here's a unique and wonderfully interesting mix: Willimon writing a homiletics book with a purposeful Barthian bent.  If you're a preacher, you'll love this book but also probably hate it.  One page you'll be underlining or highlighting whole paragraphs, the next you'll probably write question marks beside every line. Let me just throw out a… Continue reading Willimon On Barth