Two Books + Two Eyes = Four Necessities for Christian Witness, Part 2
“Such a paradigm will enable joyful Christ-followers to be wholly engaged in being the presence of hope in our glorious—yet broken—world.”
It’s eminently easy “in God’s name” to demand things of people as a pre-requirement for acceptance by God—things which Christ himself never demanded.
Considering my own stance on the satisfying harmony of science and faith, you might be surprised to find on my shelves nearly everything written by Richard Dawkins (including “The God Delusion”) and my late friend Christopher Hitchens (including “God Is Not Great”). One must dig deeply into opposing points of view in order to know whether your own position remains defensible. Iron sharpens iron.
In this tightly reasoned defense of faith, Keller challenges the doubts of atheists and skeptics on their own terms.
Harrell presents an accessible, thought-provoking exploration of evolution's witness to the God of creation.
Systematic Theology consistently accomplishes its obvious goal throughout---to lead the reader to greater knowledge and worship of the God of the Bible. -K. Erik Thoennes,Talbot School of Theology of Biola University