“The Evangelical Love Affair with Enlightenment Science”

The above is one of the wonderful chapter headings in George Marsden’s classic book, “Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism” (Noted before, but see here). It is important to remember that secular fundamentalism and religious fundamentalism are always two sides of the same coin.  They may arrive at completely different conclusions, but they begin with some of […]

Dining with the Devil

In 1993, Os Guinness wrote a wonderful little book (See here) entitled, “Dining with the Devil.”  The sub-title, was: “The Megachurch Movement Flirts with Modernity.”  Guinness pointed out how the megachurch movement was borrowing tools, insights, and strategies from the modern management/business and marketing world to “reach” people.  It was a sort of Babylonian captivity.  […]