An Influential Patriot

Picture: (Jan. 29, 2015 – Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America) Last year, I had the privilege of being a wide receiver for the New England Patriots for four months during OTA’s, Mini camp, and almost all of preseason. As soon as I got there, the buzz about “Jack” was already looming. Naturally, I thought that Tom […]

Woodlawn: Friday Night Lights to Sunday Morning Pews

This is an excerpt from a blog by Christopher Peters on October 23, 2015. Peters has served for six years as the founding pastor of Cross Creek Church (PCA), which meets in Hoover, a suburb of Birmingham, Alabama. He previously worked in campus ministry at St. Louis University and on the pastoral staff of Covenant Presbyterian Church in Homewood, […]

Stephen Colbert on Being a “Fool for Christ”

The following excerpt is originally from an article of The Gospel Coalition by Trevin Wax on September 29, 2015. To read the full article, click here. If, ten years ago, someone had told me that today I would be writing an article about the theology of a late-night talk show host, I wouldn’t have believed it. […]

New Commentary on 1 Corinthians by Stephen Um

Pastor Stephen Um of City Life Presbyterian in Boston is coming out with a new commentary on 1 Corinthians. This new Crossway series of commentaries is called Preaching the Word and it is headed by R. Kent Hughes. This set of commentaries cover almost every book of the New Testament and many of the Old Testament. The commentary of […]

“Identity and Idolatry: The Image of God and its Inversion” by Richard Lints

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” (Genesis 1:27) Genesis 1:26-27 has served as the locus of most theological anthropologies in the central Christian tradition. However, Richard Lints observes that too rarely have these verses been understood as conceptually interwoven […]