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The counter-cultural Christian

So you say you’re a Christian. So what?<p>What difference does your being a Christian make? How different is the life you are living – whether it is the …

Legalism: Old and New Perspectives

March 11, 2013 by Scot McKnight<p>Over the years my own thinking about legalism has become more nuanced but I want to map out what legalism is in the …

Who Wrote the Book of Hebrews?

When you consider the wide agreement among biblical scholars about who wrote every other book of the New Testament, it’s a little mysterious that we …

Practicing Your Faith

November 2, 2016 by Scot McKnight<p>By Jonathan Storment<p>Over the past few months, I have done reviews of a couple of different books that I’ve found …

How Do You Pray in Public, Without Performing?

Pastors must affirm the absolute power, goodness, and wisdom of God during the most tragic of circumstances to give their people comfort and …

Enquête. Ce que veut vraiment l’Etat islamique

Cette grande enquête publiée dans The Atlantic offre un éclairage sans précédent sur les objectifs et les fondements idéologiques de Daech. Soutenant …

Terrorisme

God Will Give You More than You Can Handle

Christians can make the strangest claims when comforting those who are suffering. What do you say to someone whose life is falling apart? If you have …

Why the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage represents a new era for evangelicals

<i>This opinion piece is by Collin Hansen, the editorial director for The Gospel Coalition.</i><p>Within the network of schools and churches and parachurch ministries that make up the evangelical movement, the fight over same-sex marriage has only just begun with the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage …

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Repainting Hell: Jeff Cook’s Closure

Repainting Hell: Jeff Cook’s Closure<p>June 3, 2015 by Guest Contributor<p><i>Jeff Cook teaches philosophy at the University of Northern Colorado. He is the</i> …

Consciousness

The Search for a Better Pleasure

Desire is a tricky thing. It has the power to lead us either to a throne or a tomb, to slavery or freedom, to true joy or mirages of satisfaction.<p>The …

The Mid-Degree Crisis and the Value of Work During Seminary

If I had a published book for every time I had a certain conversation while working at Southern Seminary, I would have more published works than D. …

Two Big Reasons Evangelism Isn’t Working

One in five Americans don’t believe in a deity. Less than half of the population attends religious services on a regular basis.<p>People simply find our …

Atonement and Divine Child Abuse

February 25, 2014 by Scot McKnight<p>About a decade ago it became <i>avant garde</i> theology to contend the classical Christian theory of atonement was nothing …

What Abortion Shows Us

More than 55 million children have been slaughtered in the 41 years since the Supreme Court created a new right in the Constitution. If any benefit …

Disability

Hijacking Back Your Brain from Porn

Last week I wrote about the physiological dimension of addiction to pornography. New brain research suggests it is as strong as addiction to cocaine …

Self Control

Are Atonement Theories Like Golf Clubs?- Thoughts by Scot McKnight

30 Minute Health

It's Time to Rethink 'Missions'

Eric Schmidt & Jared Cohen - The New Digital Age

4 Lies About Introverts

I'm an introvert. Most people who don't know me well wouldn't guess this about me, but it's true. On a practical level, being an introvert means I'm …