Why All Christians Should Care about Systematic Theology

This post is adapted from God's Kingdom through God's Covenants: A Concise Biblical Theology by Peter J. Gentry and Stephen J. Wellum. What Is Systematic Theology? Biblical theology provides the basis for understanding how texts...


Why Doctrine Matters

This post is adapted from “Improvising Theology according to the Scriptures: An Evangelical Account of the Development of Doctrine” by Kevin J. Vanhoozer in Building on the Foundations of Evangelical Theology: Essays in Honor of...


The Backbone of the Bible

This post is adapted from God's Kingdom through God's Covenants: A Concise Biblical Theology by Peter J. Gentry and Stephen J. Wellum. A Summary of the Bible’s Story What, we may well ask, in...


Who Is John Feinberg?

This post is adapted from the introduction to Building on the Foundations of Evangelical Theology: Essays in Honor of John S. Feinberg edited by Gregg R. Allison and Stephen J. Wellum. Early Life John Samuel...


When J. I. Packer Walked Out

This post was adapted from Packer on the Christian Life: Knowing God in Christ, Walking by the Spirit by Sam Storms, which is part of the Theologians on the Christian Life series. “Why I Walked”...