Weekly Upwords and Onwords - October 30th Edition
Carl Trueman and the Wages of Spin Trueman provocatively challenges us to get over our culture's coolness and cult of youth in To Baldly Go, of course, where no man has gone before. I think he's dead-on, and the take away for youth ministers is that we are far too concerned with trendiness, coolness, and youthfulness rather than Jesus, the Gospel, and maturity.
Mohler reviews Dockery's Renewing Minds
I haven't read it, but it looks good. Mohler recommends Renewing Minds: Serving Church and Society through Christian Higher Education stating that it comes from one who has "earned the credibility to set forth his vision." Dr. David S. Dockery is president of Union University. A University president having more than a plan to increase the endowments? Imagine that!