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Winter 2008: Is Our Gospel Too Small?

volume 29, Issue 1

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People of the Book

God's people are distinguished by one thing; my job is to teach it.
An Efficient Gospel?

An Efficient Gospel?

The modern world was inclined toward reduction, efficiency, and things you can count.

Let God Speak for Himself

Why we need to listen to more Scripture, without embellishment, in worship and life.

Form-fit Preaching

How the genre of the biblical text should shape sermon structure.

How Deep, How Wide?

Is it Still Gospel Preaching?

The 21st-century makes demands of those who want to communicate the richness of the gospel.

Red-Letter Days

When God's message changes the messenger.


Hot TheologySubscriber Access Only

If we ignore the reality of hell, we make one of Jesus' frequent teachings a mere metaphor.

The Divine CommoditySubscriber Access Only

Today many people choose churches like they choose groceries.

Between "Failure" and "Fraud"Subscriber Access Only

I hear two voices—assessing, accusing. Which will I listen to?


Team WorkSubscriber Access Only

Show, Don't TellSubscriber Access Only

Angelic host proclaims: Jim Walker calls his approach to preaching "fellowship with the Word."

Bonus Articles

Leadership Heroes!

Types of Heroes We All Should Have
Two of Me

Two of Me

For God's people, the opposite of simplicity is not complexity. It's duplicity.

Life Before Winter

The vital ministry in assisted living facilities and funeral homes.

Who Stole My Church?

When the church you love tries to enter the 21st century.

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Biblical Authority & Today's Preacher

How much has changed over 50 years?

Living (the) Bible

A.J. Jacobs spent a year trying to be completely obedient to Scripture. Even down to his underwear.
The Hermeneutics Quiz

The Hermeneutics Quiz

Your biblical blind spots and what you tend not to see.
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The Prodigal Daughter

The Prodigal Daughter

What I said when a pastor friend asked me to preach after his daughter strayed.
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