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Overthinking Christian

Our scope here is to rattle evangelical norms that threaten biblical norms (as well as pretend we are smarter and more "spiritual" than we actually are).

John Stackhouse on Ravi Zacharias and the General State of Modern Evangelicalism

I sat down with Dr. John Stackhouse to discuss his thoughts on Ravi Zacharias and what this scandal says about the state of modern evangelicalism. My questions are in bold. In May of 2020, you noted that you would not... Continue Reading →

King David, Modern Moral Failures, & How the Church Should Respond: Tremper Longman (an interview)

Respected scholar Tremper Longman responds to mass cover-ups within evangelicalism, giving his thoughts on the state of American evangelicalism in general. Also discussed are how King David’s Moral Failings Have Been Misused and Abused in Modern Times to excuse flawed leadership.

The Bigger They Are, The Harder They Fall: The Plague of Celebrity Culture Infecting Modern Evangelicalism

What does American Christianity share in common with the church at Corinth?

What Does It Mean That God Is Sovereign? Can Humans Influence God’s Will? A Conversation with Greg Boyd

What does it means that God is sovereign? Can humans influence or thwart God's will?

Jesus vs. the Ten Commandments? Peter Leithart on Sabbath, Idols, and the Ten Commandments for Today

How do the Ten Commandments connect to Jesus and to daily living? Or do they?

“Here Are Your Gods:” Christopher Wright on “Faithful Discipleship in Idolatrous Times” (Book Review)

Christopher J. H. Wright is no stranger to the layered, complex, and beautiful world of the Old Testament. A prolific author and accomplished scholar, Wright has become known for helping bridge the unfortunate gap between the church and academia. In... Continue Reading →

Must Haves of 2020 (New Testament/ Theology Resources)

Below is my final list of 'Must Haves of 2020,' this list comprised of New Testament-related and theology-related resources that I find important in either furthering discussion about the New Testament in its context or helping the reader approach the... Continue Reading →

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