Were early Christians communists? That’s what some Christians conclude when the read about the early Christian converts in the book of Acts who practiced a type of voluntary communal sharing. Acts 2:44–45 reads, And all who believed were together and had all things in common. And they were selling their
“Cultural engagement”—as in engaging the culture—is an evangelical catchphrase that demands some attention. Just what does it mean to “engage the culture?” And should we? There are two reasons why some Christians don’t like this terminology. Reason #1: The Term Is Meaningless Andy Crouch says the term is flawed. We
I love the Church. I have given my life to the Church. I believe in the Church because I believe the King reigns over everything. There is a lot to be praised and celebrated when it comes to the church. There is another side though. We have bought some lies.