Interpreting Jesus and Atonement – Practical Issue #3: Is God Partly Evil?

In this series, I’m comparing the practical implications of penal substitution vs. medical substitution.  The third reason everyone should care about the atonement is because it affects the character of God Himself.  Is God wholly good?  As in 100% good?  Or is He partly evil?  Is He two-faced? One’s view of the atonement is directly…

Atonement & Ministry: Why Interpreting Jesus and the Atonement Matter

Theological discussion and debate sometimes feel like a lot of hair-splitting – and for what, exactly?  So I’ve written a series of posts by addressing the person who is not attracted to theology.  I will address nine major reasons why the Christian theology of the atonement (how Jesus saves us, and from what) matters a great…

New Humanity Institute’s Blog – The Beginning

Welcome to the blog of NHI!  This blog will be devoted to creating conversation about practical Christian ministry, and the resources and tools needed to faithfully guide and shape it.  Look forward to posts about current events, biblical interpretation, theology, church history, and inspiring stories.