A recent story in The Economist caught my eye, because it describes a very rare phenomenon: a church in Africa which openly welcomes homosexuals. “House of Rainbow” is an independent Nigerian church, founded in Lagos by Rowland Jide Macaulay in 2006. After violence against the tiny congregation and death threats against the pastor, Macaulay fled ..
REVIEW: REDEEMING TRANSCENDENCE IN THE ARTS, by Jeremy BegbieEditor’s note: this review originally appeared in the Winter 2020 issue of the Concordia Journal. We reprint it here in anticipation of this year’s Theological Symposium, “Whatever is Lovely”: The Role of Beauty in Theology and Ministry, September 21-22, 2021. For more information and to register, go to https://www.csl.edu/resources/continuing-education/theological-symposium/. REDEEMING TRANSCENDENCE IN THE ARTS: Bearing ..
Christ Centered Counseling … and JustificationRick Marrs talks with David Loy about the connections between Christian counseling, justification, and the distinction between law and gospel
ICYMI: Kent Burreson, “An Apprenticeship in Faith”Kent Burreson's latest thoughts on faith formation, the adult catechumenate, and congregational education