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R&D for the Soul
God’s heart is for relief and deliverance.
Mysticism in the Church
Silent God, Silent Man
With so many eager to jump on the Spiritual Formation bandwagon, few have stopped to ask the serious questions: where did this movement come from? What are its philosophical and theological origins? Is Spiritual Formation really just discipleship, or is there something subtler and more subversive at play? Silent God, Silent Man tackles all of these issues head-on and explores the intimate relationship between Spiritual Formation and mysticism, Gnosticism, universalism, postmodernism, and radical ecumenism. Thoroughly documented and clearly presented, Silent God, Silent Man lays out in detail the warning signs both in your spiritual walk and in your local church and provides you with the tools you need to discern the truth in troubling times.
Very few preachers or teacher spend any time illuminating what the Bible means by ‘the heart,” let alone get to the root of the heart in action.
Think Tank Opinion
The Theology Think Tank opinion blog is your spot for regular insights, analysis, and opinions on the things that matter most.
Can spirituality be separated from practice? Many in the Christian world think so and are eager to adopt every wind of doctrine. But is that a good idea?
God is love, as the Scriptures declare. But should we treat this like a mathematical corollary? In other words, is it also true that love is God? It’s a difficult question, but the answer could be the difference between teaching a true or false gospel.
The father of the modern Enneagram craze is none other than Richard Rohr. We conclude our series on the Enneagram by going straight to the source.
It has become fashionable to say that the Bible and religion have failed the church, but the Bible teaches that true religion is anything but the problem.