Response to the House-Church Movement: Part Four

What kind of authority – if any – do elders have in the churches?When I first encountered the particular branch of the House-Church Movement (HCM) to which I have been responding in this series of posts, the issue of the authority of elders occupied much of the discussion. The HCM advocates I met seemed to … Continue reading Response to the House-Church Movement: Part Four

The "God of Calvinism" is the God of the Bible

In an August 28 article entitled Calvinist View of Bridge Collapse Distorts God's Character, Roger Olson, professor of theology at George W. Truett Theological Seminary, discussed the tragic bridge collapse this year in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In the article, Olson criticizes the Calvinist view of God that sees Him as sovereign even over such terrible calamities. … Continue reading The "God of Calvinism" is the God of the Bible