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    Compassion Or Envy?

    This is a really provocative thought experiment from the rabidly right-wing, yet infuriatingly insightful, American pastor Doug Wilson. It bothered me, so now I’m... Read more
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    Twenty Myths in the Gender Debate

    There are a number of myths surrounding the ministries of men and women in the church. Specifically, a lot of things are commonly believed by complementarians about... Read more
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    THINK Conference Bookings Now Open

    If the rumour mill is worth anything at all, some of you based in the UK may have heard of the THINK conference, which we’re running on 10 May 2012. Some of you may... Read more
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    Why do Evangelicals Love C. S. Lewis but Hate Rob Bell?

    Rob Bell is arguably more evangelical than C. S. Lewis. If you made a list of things each writer believes that most evangelicals would find troubling, the chances are... Read more
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    Tweets For The Streets

    Lots of people go out on the streets at this time of year, to talk to people about Jesus, the gospel and the meaning of Christmas. When those conversations happen, we... Read more
  • Kevin, Trevin, and the Mission of the Church image

    Kevin, Trevin, and the Mission of the Church

    I have ten blogs on my iGoogle, and on November 15th, four of them were about Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert’s recent book, What is the Mission of the Church? Plenty... Read more
  • Hebrews Revisited

    You might be interested to know that my first peer-reviewed journal article has just come out, in Tyndale Bulletin 62.2 (2011), on the warnings in Hebrews. Some will... Read more
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    Just War?

    It has fallen to me to provide some concluding reflections to the just war/pacifism debate, which Liam and Matt have articulated so well over the last couple of weeks. Read more
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    The Evangelical Rejection of Reason

    The New York Times recently published an article by Karl Giberson and Randall Stephens, entitled "The Evangelical Rejection of Reason", which in my opinion was both... Read more
  • Kierkegaard on Obedience and Grace image

    Kierkegaard on Obedience and Grace

    Theologians have often spoken of righteousness as Gabe and Aufgabe, or ‘gift and responsibility’. The idea is that our obedience to God, our righteous living, is... Read more