Blog: Against Coercive Mandates: Power, People, and the Politics of Freedom
In Christ we are freed from the power of sin and death to serve God and His kingdom purposes and as such are delivered from the tyranny of man playing God.
He Comes with Good News
The nature and events of Absalom’s death foreshadow the crucifixion and the arrival of the Gospel.
Justice, Race and Revolution
Only the gospel of the kingdom that announces jubilee in Jesus Christ is able to bring reconciliation where oppression, hatred or resentment, conflict and acts of vengeance between peoples once reigned.
What is Black Liberation Theology?
Samuel Sey introduces Black Liberation Theology and demonstrates that it is a form of the liberal social gospel that has risen to prominence in recent years hand in hand with prominent race-based movements like Black Lives Matter.
Those Who Honour Me
God prepares those who honour him to replace those who don’t.
Tim Keller and Evangelical Accommodation
Andrew Sandlin and Joe Boot discuss Tim Keller's recent New York Times opinion piece, and the trend among many evangelical leaders and pastors to try to balance biblical soteriology with a worldly, unbiblical view of ethics and justice.
Racism, Abortion, and Woke Christianity
Samuel Sey of slowtowrite.com joins us to talk about writing from a biblical perspective on the politically-charged subject of racism – a sphere dominated by ungodly thinking.
Is Social Justice Just?
In order to have true and equal justice in society, we must have a standard outside of and higher than society in which the idea of justice is grounded.
Do Black Lives Really Matter?
Contemporary social justice movements like Black Lives Matter operate on a problematic and dangerous understanding of the nature of justice.
Who Defines Justice?
Many churches and governments in our age have abandoned true justice in favour of whatever the state decrees. However, if we will not have a transcendent standard for justice, there can be no true definition of it.
What is the Standard for Justice?
If we will not look to God's infallible Word to learn about justice, how will we define it?
The Heart of the Wise and the House of Mourning
In the face of euthanasia in our culture, the church is to minister the compassion and mercy of Christ, providing emotional, spiritual, and physical care for those who are lonely and dying.