Under the Gospel, our hearts experience the softening that allows for a proper understanding of the role of the law.
I borrowed the title of this post from a song written by Bo Diddley and also recorded by Eric Clapton, but it seemed appropriate for my topic. In responding to the cultural climate, unfortunately large segments of the church fall prey to one of two errors. One extreme is to acquiesce to the culture and […]
The church is sometimes charged with using coercion to bring people into conformity with the Bible. Is this true? How should we respond?
The church is to be intentional in her quest to make disciples. But a wrongheaded emphasis on short term gains might lead to an unintended consequence.