When Theology Took Fire– Revival and Revivalism Chapter 4

I picked up a church publication recently and read their welcoming message, “The Bible is not a book of dry doctrines, but it is full of practical instruction for your life, home, etc.” The message is clear. Doctrine and theology are “dry, boring, and irrelevant.” “Give us something that we can take home and apply […]

Holiness– A Minister of the Gospel’s Greatest Need

Holiness– A Minister of the Gospel’s Greatest Need Revival and Revivalism, Chapter 2   The aftermath of the Great Awakening plus the explosive growth of the American colonies created a desperate need for training ministers of the Gospel. This, the original intent for the founding of Princeton, evoked ardent support for the founding of the […]