This week the spin's all about Thomas Oden and his latest book, A Change of Heart: A Personal and Theological Memoir. Oden, once a man deep in radical, liberal ideals passionately opposed to orthodoxy, confesses a stunning conversion to orthodox evangelical Christianity, and at the coaxing of the most unlikely person. Carl, Aimee, & Todd discuss many fascinating stories of Oden's life and the array of renowned theologians, politicians, leaders, and icons he's rubbed shoulders with along the way. His humble accounts occupying these pages are shocking and showcase an intellectual man with a pastor's heart. It's a page-turner the gang suggests you read in 2015.
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Posted on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
Thomas Oden knew what to read and therefore what to write.
Posted on Monday, January 26, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
When theology is reduced to ideology, it's the local church that is starved and poisoned in the end.
Posted on Monday, January 26, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
A week with Oden.
Posted on Saturday, January 24, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
A few things to think about if you are a famous pastor...
Posted on Friday, January 23, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
It is good and necessary for us to have adversaries?
Posted on Thursday, January 22, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
The coming evangelical shift on gay marriage and sexual identity.
Posted on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
Oh my.
Posted on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
Malarkeygate is emblematic of an entire culture.
Posted on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
Reflection on a disturbing trend and a disturbing people.
Posted on Monday, January 19, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
A few interesting things from around the interweb...

The Contributors

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics. Read more at each of their individual blogs, listed below.

 


Carl Trueman

Postcards from Palookaville

Pastor and teacher of church history, this anti-celebrity "celebrity” dreams about what might have been, had he played his cards right. See all of Carl’s posts »


Todd Pruitt

1517

Always Texan, once Southern Baptist, now Presbyterian, he exhibits a high regard for BASE jumping, interpretive dance, and puppies. See all of Todd's posts »


Aimee Byrd

Housewife Theologian

Driving her kids all over tarnation, and her husband crazy, this tender-loving, cut-throat theologian packs a punch... or Nunchuck. See all of Aimee's posts »