First, be sure to read Douglas Dobbins’ discussion of St. Cyril — was he an intolerable curmudgeon or not?
The Rev. Canon Phil Ashley answers the question “Why Does a 21-year old Go to Church?” Using his own son as illustration (who did not follow his father in the Anglican church), Ashley focuses on the role of hospitality in a healthy church. Part of an ongoing series.
Dale Ortlund, a professor at Wheaton College, reflects on Francis Schaeffer’s epiphany about the church, his faith, and his ministry in order to discuss the importance of doctrine to fuel a vibrant and beautiful faith.
The Wall Street Journal reports that China is cracking down on the bigger house churches that refuse to consider the Communist party the head of the church.