Pentecostal and Holiness Statements on War and Peace

by David Swartz In the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Attorney General John Ashcroft, a prominent advocate of the war in Iraq, wrote a song called “Let the Eagle Soar.” It was a deeply patriotic song, which included the following lyrics: “Like she’s never soared before, from rocky coast to golden shore, let the … More Pentecostal and Holiness Statements on War and Peace

The Scandal of the Evangelical Worldview

by Tom Sine My friend Ron Sider made some pretty harsh critiques about materialism in his book The Scandal of the Evangelical Conscience. He tried to persuade his readers that a Christian worldview doesn’t begin with the materialistic values that are so popular in modern culture. And rightly so. In 2009 the Barna Group reported … More The Scandal of the Evangelical Worldview