The Telos of Deconstruction One of the main issues to consider whenever we are examining a movement such as deconstruction is to answer the question what is the telos or purpose it is trying to achieve? In order to obtain that comprehension, we need to look at the origins of a movement and analyze it in terms of what it definitionally says it seeks to do in the world. We … [Read more...] about What is The Purpose of Deconstruction?
Clarity and Precision Two to three years ago, I was trying to decide where I would be attending seminary to train for work in the ministry. I looked at several institutions and saw many of them were replacing the sword of the Word of God with the rotting stick of worldly theories. Many would claim to be orthodox in their viewpoints and even “affirm” longstanding confessions … [Read more...] about Christianity and Wokeness
One of The Vital Topics of Our Day In the foreword for Dr. Jeff Johnson’s book What Every Christian Needs To Know About Social Justice, Dr. Owen Strachan writes these words: Social justice is not just not the gospel. It is anti-gospel. It is anti-gospel in its principles and its finished convictions; it is anti-gospel in its presuppositions and its animating … [Read more...] about What Every Christian Needs To Know About Social Justice
Shifting Ground Whenever a horrendous earthquake occurs, the ground begins to tremble, move, and eventually completely separate underneath you. At one moment you are standing on solid ground, in the next, you have likely lost your life because the ground you thought was stable crumbles to pieces. A fault line is a fracture zone between two blocks of rock that allows the … [Read more...] about The Fault Line of Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe