Outspoken Christian actor Kirk Cameron was already in the doghouse for recent remarks he made on Piers Morgan’s program concerning homosexuality. But now, he has not only further alienated his detractors on the issue of gay marriage, he may also have offended some of his conservative brethren, those of his own evangelical household. You see, once upon […]Read More Growing Pains: Evangelical Celebrity Kirk Cameron ‘Outed’ by Critics as a Reconstructionist.
If there is one book that I can honestly say took my nascent Reformed faith and shifted it into theological overdrive, it was R.J. Rushdoony’s Institutes of Biblical Law (1973, Craig Press). This single volume is considered by many to be Reconstructionism’s “founding document” and its most cogent, erudite statement of what it believes. When […]Read More Rock Your Worldview: The Institutes of Biblical Law
Does the Bible teach an Israel-Church distinction? Gary Demar says NO. Back when I cut my spiritual teeth as a fairly new Christian in the mid-1980s (when I was in my early 20s), dispensationalism and premillennialism were all the rage. In fact, in my Pentecostal-Fundamentalist world, they were running at a fever pitch. Books, tapes, […]Read More Israel and the Church: Two Sides of the Same Coin–or Two Different Coins?
Here is a subject that is sure to get liberals and conservatives fighting with each other. (Including liberal and conservative Christians.) Immigration. Specifically, immigration policy. What should the government — federal, state, local — do to “control” illegal immigration. I have always leaned towards the “conservative” side of this argument. Too many “illegals” crossing the border. […]Read More A Biblical Immigration Policy: Do the Scriptures Teach “Open Borders”?