Discipleship

Using Religion to Bag Votes or, The Observant Trump Misses Because His Evangelical Supporters Miss Jesus

Who is surprised Donald Trump knows little about Adventism? Most do not know much about it. Trump’s recent recall of his Presbyterian connections, not the degree of his adherence to that branch of the Christian Tree, illustrates how influential Evangelical discipleship has been on elections since Reagan.… Continue reading

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Lyle Thought He Had It Rough . . . Until Bonhoeffer

Earlier today I listened to my friend Chris Seay’s sermon from this past Sunday. I admit, I do not listen to many. Maybe I should. Seay quoted Miroslav Volf who questioned how well someone in the West, think Western Europe and America, “gets” suffering and its cause radical … Continue reading

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Internet Monk’s Crystal Ball on Evangelicalism

One of the words for wilderness in the Scriptures is the “place of no word.” Michael Spencer, a.k.a. Internet Monk, peers into the future and offers a challening persepctive on where Evangelicalism is headed. It could be called a place of no word – a wilderness. Many Southern Baptists … Continue reading

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