Gospel Witness: The Nature and Means of Evangelization
Interview (Cornerstones)

Gospel Witness: The Nature and Means of Evangelization

December 7, 2017  |  Joe Boot

EICC Founder Joe Boot talks about his new book, Gospel Witness, explaining what prompted him to write it, and the true, spiritual reality of Christian witness in light of the kingdom of God.

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The Meaning and Origins of Christmas Trees
Interview (Cornerstones)

The Meaning and Origins of Christmas Trees

December 5, 2017  |  David Robinson and Joe Boot

Joe Boot talks with EICC Fellow Dr. David Robinson about Christmas trees, Nativity sets, and other Christmas traditions. Where do these come from and what do they mean for us?

Indulgences, Restitution and Grace
Interview (Cornerstones)

Indulgences, Restitution and Grace

November 18, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Luther and the Reformers had a good deal of criticism for the practice of buying and selling indulgences, but what were the theological motivations behind this invention?

Why do we Celebrate the Reformation?
Lecture (Cornerstones)

Why do we Celebrate the Reformation?

October 31, 2017  |  Joe Boot and Steven Martins

The Protestant Reformation helped to recover a biblical understanding of personal, church, and political liberty.

Gospel Culture: Crisis & Hope
Lecture (Cornerstones)

Gospel Culture: Crisis & Hope

July 19, 2017  |  Joe Boot

How do we understand our present cultural moment? What is our relationship to the culture surrounding us? And what hope does Scripture offer our culture? In the first of a series of Cornerstones lectures, Dr. Joe Boot introduces us to the biblical concept of gospel culture.

Series: Cornerstones
Topic: Culture
The Kingdom of God
Interview (Cornerstones)

The Kingdom of God

July 5, 2017  |  Willem J. Ouweneel

Over against the Two Kingdoms paradigm of sacred and common spheres, God's one kingdom permeates all of creation.

Doing all things in Hope
Interview (Cornerstones)

Doing all things in Hope

April 24, 2017  |  David Robinson and Joe Boot

The Christian life is characterized by hopefulness. The cultural mandate means that everything we do is motivated by a looking forward to Christ's restoration of all things.

The Beginnings of Restoration
Interview (Cornerstones)

The Beginnings of Restoration

April 12, 2017  |  David Robinson and Joe Boot

The Easter story is the story of the beginning of Christ's promise to make all things new. As the firstborn from among the dead, Jesus is fulfilling the original mandate given to Adam and Eve.

Christ the Second Adam
Interview (Cornerstones)

Christ the Second Adam

April 11, 2017  |  David Robinson and Joe Boot

The depiction of Christ as the second Adam is a challenge to dualistic Greco-Roman ideology and an affirmation of the goodness of God's material creation

The Hope of the Resurrection
Interview (Cornerstones)

The Hope of the Resurrection

April 6, 2017  |  David Robinson and Joe Boot

Christ's resurrection is a historical event with historic implications for all of life. It is the basis of our Christian hope.