Kevin DeYoung shares an excerpt from Turning Around the Mainline: How Renewal Movements Are Changing the Church by Thomas Oden:
Four modern ecumenical arguments in particular misfire, as shown by David Mills. They even make Christian disunity more likely. These four following arguments have prevailed in liberal ecumenism, each unintentionally eliciting disunity. Each is a mistake “if-then” correlation… All these attempts are alike in one way: they put unity ahead of truth.
Matt Chandler–”Why I’m A29″
Appreciated Matt Chandler’s explanation of the value of being part of the Acts 29 Network:
Also Worth Reading:
Theology 1: The Doctrine of the Trinity in a Nutshell
The “H” Word: Carl Trueman offers his take on the Elephant Room hubbub—and as always, it’s blunt, but extremely insightful.
Christian Life: Should I Marry a Man with Pornography Struggles?
Preaching: 3 Reasons I Manuscript
Perseverance: Just Keep Going
In Case You Missed It
Here are a few of this week’s notable posts:
John Polhill: The Dangerous Side of Being an Encourager
Octavius Winslow: Let the Personal Conflict Cease