Theology

Hell is a Place on Earth 1024 649 Andrew Hicks

Hell is a Place on Earth

Before you freak out and accuse me of heresy, hear me out. I am not talking about Hell in terms you probably think I am. I am not articulating my…

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Love Matters More: A Review 683 1024 Andrew Hicks

Love Matters More: A Review

I greatly enjoyed Love Matters More: How Fighting to Be Right Keeps us from Loving Like Jesus. Jared Byas, the co-host of the popular podcast The Bible for Normal People, wrote this…

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In The Great Stream: A Review 1024 694 Andrew Hicks

In The Great Stream: A Review

In The Great Stream: Imagining Churches of Christ in the Christian Tradition is a zenith in writings about the Churches of Christ (COC). Leonard Allen, dean of the college of…

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A Year of Biblical Womanhood: A Review 683 1024 Andrew Hicks

A Year of Biblical Womanhood: A Review

A Year of Biblical Womanhood: How a Liberated Woman Found Herself Sitting on Her Roof, Covering Her Head and Calling Her Husband “Master” is a provocative and fun book that pushes…

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Scandalous Witness: A Review 768 1024 Andrew Hicks

Scandalous Witness: A Review

Scandalous Witness: A Little Political Manifesto for Christians by Lee Camp is not for the faint of heart. Camp’s argument is provocative and he is not prone to pull any punches.…

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lex orandi, lex credendi 768 1024 Andrew Hicks

lex orandi, lex credendi

I am a fan of Sarah Barton’s Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership. In the book she references several fragments of prayers from Ted Loder’s Guerrillas of Grace. Because I am such…

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Baby Dinosaurs on the Ark? A Review 1000 667 Andrew Hicks

Baby Dinosaurs on the Ark? A Review

Baby Dinosaurs on the Ark?: The Bible and Modern Science and the Trouble of Making It All Fit is a recommendation from me. The book is readable, succinct, and persuasive. The…

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Ecclesiological Explorations – Part 6: Kingdom and Mission 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

Ecclesiological Explorations – Part 6: Kingdom and Mission

The Church is closely related to the Kingdom and to the Mission of God (Missio Dei), but there are potential misunderstandings. This article is an article for clarification of terms…

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The Kingdom of God: An Introduction 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The Kingdom of God: An Introduction

There are few concepts more central to the preaching of Jesus than the Kingdom of God. Sadly, however, this concept does not receive an equal amount of attention from Jesus’s…

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The Trinity: An Introduction 867 1024 Andrew Hicks

The Trinity: An Introduction

The earliest Christians wrestled with their articulation of the Trinity. The monotheism that the early followers of Jesus inherited from Judaism prohibited them from concluding that Jesus was one god…

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