The Word-less “Church”

Related to my previous post is this one, based on an article written by Dr. Robert Godfrey, former president of Westminster Seminary in California.  Here is a snippet: “Many American churches are in a mess. Theologically they are indifferent, confused, or dangerously wrong. Liturgically they are the captives of superficial fads. Morally they live lives indistinguishable from the world. They often have a lot of people, money, and...

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Why Do Some Pastors Deliberately Avoid Teaching Doctrine?

The title of this post (which I modified slightly) comes from an article that I recently read.  I wanted to post it here because it asks a very profound question.  Here is the opening couple of paragraphs:   “I have been involved in leading churches for four decades, with an emphasis on church planting in the last few years. I’ve also visited and addressed hundreds of churches around the world and have had the privilege of meeting...

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