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 Death of Man and the Crisis of the Social Order

May 10, 2016  |  Joe Boot

Without love to God and a recognition of his Word-revelation to us in Christ and in Scripture, we are not only unable to truly love our neighbor, we cannot even identify them truly. We find, in fact, that we cannot answer the most elementary question ‘what is a human person?’ Our rejection of God and the image of God in man leads to the endless defacing and destruction of that imagerather than seeking life and light in the triune God. 

Topic: Culture
Why Christian Culture: The Ruin and Restoration

Why Christian Culture: The Ruin and Restoration

November 15, 2014  |  Andrew Sandlin

MOG2014 04: Culture is the use and ordering of creation for a purpose. Equipped by the word and Spirit of God, the Christian's glorious calling is to build a godly culture, seeking first the Kingdom of God.

Why Christian Culture: The Roots and Reign

Why Christian Culture: The Roots and Reign

November 15, 2014  |  Andrew Sandlin

MOG2014 03: A culture following after Christ will pursue justice in a way that understands God as the ultimate judge and lawgiver. Our modern culture has embraced counterfeit concepts of justice which are traced historically, theologically and practically to our present day.

The Cosmology of Compassion

November 8, 2014  |  Joe Boot
Joe Boot addresses the competing worldviews surrounding the debate surrounding abortion, and the implications for individuals and society at large.
Men and Our Moment

Men and Our Moment

October 4, 2013  |  Joe Boot
In the face of contemporary culture's ridicule and scorn of traditional masculinity, Christian men must recover a vision of God's Word for our lives as we lead our families and churches. There is much we can learn about this from our Christian forefathers.
Topic: Culture
The Name Above All Names

The Name Above All Names

July 3, 2013  |  Joe Boot

If our lives, ministries, and work are to have an impact in our day, they must manifest the power of the resurrection, which is only present when faithfulness to his total-word and confidence in his lordship and Spirit characterizes our lives.

Hindrances to Christian Culture

Hindrances to Christian Culture

July 3, 2013  |  Andrew Sandlin

There are several key impediments to the creation of Christian culture in the church and our world.