In a room full of scholars and economic specialists last week, Dr. Gary North gave a one-hour lecture at the 2013 Austrian Economics Research Conference, that parted the curtain on a bombshell thesis he offered in order to explain (or try to explain) the modern phenomenon of continous, compound economic growth, which inexplicably began in the […]Read More What Do Ethics, Eschatology and Economic Progress Have in Common? Gary North Says: Plenty!
Andrea Schwartz has written a helpful “how to” piece, published in the current (March/April 2013) issue of Chalcedon’s Faith for All of Life, called “The Virtue of Deliberate Christianity.” Two key words in the title: virtue and deliberate. Problem: American Christians, by and large, I think, are not known for being either “virtuous” or “deliberate” […]Read More How to Be a Biblical Christian… On Purpose!
Holy Cow! (to use a culturally-appropriate exclamation for our subject). I am absolutely certain that practically NONE of you have ever heard of David Watson, missionary extraordinaire. David who? David Watson, of Church Planting Movements non-fame, the man who has planted (and whose influence has directly resulted in the “viral” planting of) more churches in the […]Read More Church Planting for Dummies: A Lesson in Missions from a Master Builder
Here is an essay that Gary North says offers an accurate assessment of the origins and development of the Christian Reconstruction movement and its theological (and political) principles. It was written in 2007 by a Ph.D. candidate at Ohio State University, Michael J. McVicar (posted in his blog, June 2012). Neither a “hit piece” nor a […]Read More The Libertarian Theology of Rushdoony and the Christian Reconstruction Movement
As I mention on the Newsletters page of this site, I plan on selecting, from time to time, some really OLD newsletters from the archival catacombs of Gary North’s website where he has all of the original ICE (Institute for Christian Economics) newsletters stored in PDF format in his Free Books section, and reposting them here. […]Read More Reconstructionist Blast from the Past: David Chilton on Covenant Theology