The Gospel & Our City – A City To City North American Conference

VISION To build momentum for gospel movements in North American cities. Location: Moody Church, 1635 N LaSalle Dr, Chicago, IL 60614 Date: October 18-20, 2018 Join our partners Redeemer: City to City and like-minded men and women for The Gospel and Our Cities Conference. This October learn more strategic ways of reaching our cities with the gospel. Notable Keynote speakers include Tim Keller, Robert Guerrero, Charlie Dates, Peter Scazzero, Dr. Carl Ellis Jr....

Hot Button: Has ‘Evangelical’ Become a Dirty Word?

We can’t really blame Donald Trump and Roy Moore for pushing Evangelical Christians off the cliff, or can we? The question is part of the discussion that’s trending (and I don’t mean in a Santa video kind of way) right now. In an opinion piece posted at The Washington Post last week, Eugene Scott wrote that after Roy Moore lost Alabama’s special Senate election, “despite running a campaign on what...

Timothy Keller: The Early Christian ‘Social Project’

In November we looked at two new books by scholar Larry Hurtado, Destroyer of the gods: Early Christian Distinctiveness in the Roman World (Baylor University Press, 2016) and Why on Earth Did Anyone Become a Christian in the First Three Centuries? (Marquette University Press, 2016). These volumes explain that the early Christians were persecuted more than any other religious group in the first three centuries because they refused to...