Christian Spirituality, Donald Alexander

Christian Spirituality, Donald Alexander

  Christian Spirituality: Five Views of Sanctification (Spectrum). Alexander, Donald L., ed. “How can we grow closer to God? Is there a secret to spriritual life? Do we need a second blessing? Is sanctification God’s work or ours? Is it instantaneous or is it a process? The nature of Christian spirituality has been widely debated throughout [Continue Reading…]

God in Three Persons, Millard Erickson

God in Three Persons, Millard Erickson

  God in Three Persons: A Contemporary Interpretation of the Trinity. Erickson, Millard J. “The trinity is the least understood and most important concept in the church. Yet many would just as soon jettison it in the interest of ecumenical unity. God in Three Persons defends the significance of a trinitarian definition and explains it in [Continue Reading…]

The Deliberate Church, Mark Dever

The Deliberate Church, Mark Dever

  The Deliberate Church: Building Your Ministry on the Gospel. Dever, Mark and Paul Alexander. “Dever and Alexander propose a model of complete reliance and submission to the gospel when building a healthy church. Great resource for pastors, elders, and others interested in the vitality of their church.” -Amazon.com Here are some other books on ecclesiology that [Continue Reading…]

The Rapture Question, John Walvoord

The Rapture Question, John Walvoord

  The Rapture Question . Walvoord, John F. “Now completely revised and enlarged, using quotations from the New International Version — John F. Walvoord’s classic work on the Rapture! The Rapture Question examines the four views of the church’s role in the tribulation: Partial Rapturism, Pretribulationism, Midtribulationism, and Posttribulationism, with the revised edition particularly discussing the [Continue Reading…]

The Many Faces of Evil, J.S. Feinberg

The Many Faces of Evil, J.S. Feinberg

  The Many Faces of Evil (Revised and Expanded Edition): Theological Systems and the Problems of Evil . Feinberg, J. S. “In this examination of the questions posed by the problem of evil, John Feinberg addresses the intellectual and theological framework of theodicy. Beginning with a discussion of the logical problem of evil, he interacts with [Continue Reading…]

The Wizardry of OSS: Life in the Land of Technological Promise

The Wizardry of OSS: Life in the Land of Technological Promise

Jonathan Rehfeldt1 Though Biblical Christianity has not been without its able defenders in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, its influence has seemed to decline in the West. This is largely because of negative portrayals through the secular media, bombastic “fundamentalist” leaders, and confusion over the relationship between Christianity and culture. The recent debate between Ken [Continue Reading…]

Book Review

Book Review

Bauder, Kevin and Robert Delnay. One in Hope and Doctrine: Origins of Baptist Fundamentalism 1870-1950. Schaumburg, IL: Regular Baptist Books, 2014. 396 pages. Baptist Fundamentalists and all those interested in twentieth-century Baptist history owe a debt of gratitude to Bauder and Delnay for this superb, thorough, and interesting account of American Baptist Fundamentalism in the [Continue Reading…]

Jesus Divine Messiah, Robert Reymond

Jesus Divine Messiah, Robert Reymond

  Jesus Divine Messiah. Reymond, Robert L. “What does the Bible REALLY say about Jesus? A comprehensive source for all the evidence in the Bible concerning the divinity of Jesus by a scholar of international reputation. An updated and combined volume of Robert Reymond’s two previous books on the subject.” -Amazon.com Here are some other books [Continue Reading…]