Saved by … Doctrine?

"A person can have what we see as a highly defective theology, and yet we can still acknowledge that the person’s heart has been transformed by the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ."

The Origin Story of the Bible

The story of how the Bible was constructed is as inspiring and miraculous as the stories within it.

What Is the Flourishing Life?

Our theology should inform the way we think about the flourishing life.

Jesus Makes All Things New

Jesus brings the former things to an end and makes all things new.

Faith, Works and Justification

When we study their words closely, Paul and James are actually in profound agreement about the nature of faith and works.

Where Did the Idea of Monks Originate?

There are several misconceptions about monks. Here's a brief history of where the word originated.

Letting Go of Who We Want God to Be

What do you do when the god you imagine isn't the God who is?

God’s Wild Creatures

We have a responsibility to protect the habitats of God's creatures.

The Role Emotions Play in Theological Diversity

Because human beings are complex creatures with reason, will and emotion, no reductionistic scheme that pigeonholes us as purely intuitive or purely rational beings can explain why...

Learning to Read Theology Charitably

How do we read theology with a generous spirit of love for God and our neighbor?