Westminster Seminary California

Valiant for Truth - Church

Book Review: Unlearning Protestantism by Gerald W. Schlabach

When I grabbed the book Unlearning Protestantism by Gerald W. Schlabach I immediately had by defenses up from just the title (I am after all a Warrior Child of Machen).

Book Review: Seeds of Turmoil by Bryant Wright

Bryant Wright, pastor of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church and elected president of the Southern Baptist Convention in 2010, has written a book entitled Seeds of Turmoil: The Biblical Roots of the Inevitable Crisis in the Middle East. In this book, Wright attempts to interpret the Middle East Arab-Jewish conflict according to a biblical point of view.

Book Review: Meeting of the Waters by Fritz Kling

While globalization is an established phenomenon, Fritz Kling was interested in how it affects the church. To that end, he interviewed church leaders in underdeveloped countries, the data from which organizes The Meeting of the Waters: 7 Global Currents That Will Propel the Future Church.

Book Review: America’s Four Gods by Paul Froese and Christopher Bader

As the title of the book suggests, Paul Froese and Christopher Bader—professors of sociology at Baylor—undertake a survey of Americans' conception of God. In the introduction they comment that in their research they found one’s answers on the nature of God often reflected much about one's own personality.  

Book Review: Has the Church Replaced Israel? by Michael J. Vlach

Michael J. Vlach argues in Has the Church Replaced Israel? A Theological Evaluation that “supersessionism is the view that the New Testament Church is the new and/or true Israel that has forever superseded the nation Israel as the People of God” (12).