The Therapeutic GospelBy David Powlison | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 02.25.2010
In this new gospel, the great “evils” to be redressed do not call for any fundamental change of direction in the human heart.
Brian McLaren and the Gospel of Here & NowBy Greg Gilbert | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 02.25.2010
For all his off-the-cuff casualness, McLaren is nothing if not deliberate. He has an agenda, and it’s to reset altogether the church’s understanding of the gospel.
Satanism, Starbucks, and Other Gospel ChallengersBy David Wells | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.01.2010
What we should be doing, however, is looking at the culture—whether high or low—and asking the question, “At what points is this antithetical to the Word of God?”
Challenges to the Gospel
Leaving Home, Returning HomeBy Michael Lawrence | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 04.02.2010
The consequences of Adam and Eve’s rebellion are even more profound than at first appeared.
How God’s Wrath Equals and Reveals God’s WorthBy Jonathan Leeman | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 02.25.2010
Wrath and worth are perfectly matched together. The former takes the measure of the latter and expresses itself accordingly. One is as precious as the other.
Book Review: The Nature of the Atonement: Four Views, ed. by James Beilby and Paul EddyReview by Greg Gilbert | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.05.2002
This book discusses the question: “What image or understanding of the atonement does Scripture present as primary?”
A Pastors’ and Theologians’ Forum on Explaining the Gospel9Marks | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.01.2010
Maybe you don’t know, but there is a heavenly dilemma over you.
Book Review: Simply Christian, by N. T. WrightReview by Andy Davis | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.05.2010
Most pointedly, I don’t believe this book tenderly and clearly warns individual sinners of their peril or calls upon them to flee to Christ as the only remedy for their sin before God.
Book Review: The Gospel According to Starbucks, by Leonard SweetReview by Byron Straughn | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.05.2010
Pastors, please don’t model your church after Starbucks, Disney, or Toyota. Teach your flock what God has to say to the church.
Book Review: Soul Cravings: An Exploration of the Human Spirit, by Erwin McManusReview by Jonathan Leeman | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 03.05.2010
This book leaves so much unsaid, to state it as charitably as I can, that what the person would gain from your book itself is not Christianity or the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Third Mark of a Healthy Church MEMBER: Gospel SaturatedBy Thabiti Anyabwile | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 02.25.2010
So essential is the gospel to the Christian life that we need to be saturated in it in order to be healthy church members.
Good Friday Meditation: A Fitting CrownBy Michael Lawrence | 9Marks Journal: The Gospel | 04.02.2010
In love, God decided that the story of thorns would end at the cross.
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