Andy Stanley, the Ten Commandments, and Public Outrage

Those who know me personally, or follow my blog with a degree of religiosity know that I am not a fan of Andy Stanley. I do not support his ministry or recommend his work to Christians. What began as the bad ecclesiology of the seeker-sensitive mega-church movement has evolved into dangerous theological positions, many which have Continue Reading

Can We Know if Someone is Truly a Christian?

My wife, Leila Brooks, joins me on this episode to discuss how she responds when people tell her that she cannot know who is saved and who is not. Also, I recommend to you Behold Our God by Sovereign Grace Music. There were some minor technical difficulties during the recording. https://resistingthewinds.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/untitled.mp3Podcast: Play in new window Continue Reading

Merry Christology or Happy Heresy? The God Before Bethlehem

Christology The theological event celebrated at Christmas is the Incarnation, when the Word took on flesh and became in every way human, calling us His brothers. With this, the Word taking on human form, comes the ever important necessity to then understand, from Scripture, what this means. The incarnation is crucial in answering Jesus’ famous Continue Reading

Ligon Duncan and the Dadgum Second Commandment

“The great enemy of clear language is insincerity.” – George Orwell, Politics and the English Language Introduction: The drama which unfolded after the MLK50 conference put on by The Gospel Coalition (TGC) and the ERLC has been intense. It is a discomforting and disheartening time for the reformed community. Many Christian leaders I respect and Continue Reading