Theology

The Unseen Realm: A Review

A guest post by Ashley Hibbard Michael Heiser’s documentary The Unseen Realm, based on his 2015 book of the same name, is a fascinating examination of the Old Testament’s approach to

Three Challenges in Apologetics

When I started as a church planter in a secular city, I thought I’d face a sophisticated set of questions about Christianity. I was surprised to discover that many people don’t

Missiology Before Ecclesiology? Not so Fast!

It’s become fashionable to say that we need to put our missiology (the mandate, mission, and message of the church) before our ecclesiology (our theology and practice of the church), and that

The Ascension Matters

Many of us celebrate Advent and Lent. Almost every church celebrates Easter. I’m surprised that so few of us celebrate Ascension Day, taking place 40 days after Easter. I’m not so

Unbelief System

Every church I know has a belief system. It’s a statement of faith or theological system with affirmations and denials of what they believe. It’s usually found somewhere on the website