Saturday, 14 September 2013

Christian News from Around the World (14/9)

Christian Consumerism - If pastors listened to Jesus, the church would be less consumeristic and more committed as they follow the model of their leader.

Contemporary Writers of Faith - Still, we believe the twenty-five writers on this list demonstrate that the rumors of the death of literature addressing faith are without substance—the result of people with ideological blinders on, leaving them oblivious to the rich literary experience going on around them.

Horrible, glorious, allowable - Maybe one reason why some churches limp along in spiritual mediocrity is this. Once the in-between category is considered acceptable, it’s not as though a church will seek the glory of the Lord strongly while also making room for a few in-between attitudes and activities.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky and the Christian Life: What can we learn? - Watch this video on David Powlison's comment and follow the link