The novelist can instruct the theological reader about the inherit relationship between the ontology and functionality of a piece of literature.
FTC.co asks Dr. Jason K. Allen, President of Midwestern Seminary and Spurgeon College, "Why should pastors consider reading biographies?"
They say meeting your hero is sure to disappoint, but I didn’t find that to be true with Dr. J. I. Packer.
When you slow-read Edwards, you have time to see the masterpiece take shape–the poetry and the brilliance that is there but seen only after a long gaze.
If lasting renewal is to take place, there must be a return to classical Christian texts. Dare I say, even a retrieval. Without retrieval, there will not be renewal.
May a new generation continue to follow Packer to make new discoveries like his of their own.
A new book from one of our profs called by Matt Smethurst 'one of the most thought-provoking writers in the Christian world today.'
Announcing the winners of the 3rd annual FTC Book Awards.
I feel in my bones the common temptation to professionalize ministry, as if tools for effective ministry cannot be found in Narnia, only seminary.
These words gave me permission to wonder at God and to deepen in enjoyment of the true story of his Son’s reigning forevermore.