Shhh, you mustn't speak a peep. Our hosts are pacing the grounds at a monastery pondering the painful sound of silence. They wonder: "Why is the church so quiet, turning a blind eye to outrageously unbiblical issues? Why is there growing ambiguity on doctrine and confession within the Christian world?" The hosts discuss how the evangelical world has grown poor in voicing its beliefs, standing firm on Biblical principals, and seems conforming to the tolerant ideals of the world. Do we shrink from declaring the whole counsel of God? This isn't a question for just those standing behind the pulpit but also those sitting in the pews.

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The Blog

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics.

Posted on Tuesday, August 04, 2015 by Mortification of Spin on Mortification of Spin

Posted on Monday, August 03, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

As Rosaria Butterfield says, "We can use words, and words can use us."

Posted on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

The time for missional quietude is over...

Posted on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville

Pastoral falls are tragic but should not be connected too simply to theology, however poor that theology might be.

Posted on Monday, July 20, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Complementary churches may be giving lip service to the importance of male leadership in the office of pastor and elder, while simultaneously neutering them of their minsterial role.

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Does being missional require that we mislead people? 

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Is "women's ministry" a helpful term?

Posted on Monday, July 13, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Sometimes compassion is not polite.

Posted on Monday, July 13, 2015 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Why churches cannot relativize marriage, human identity, and sexual ethics.

Posted on Monday, July 13, 2015 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Who are these gullible women?

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 »