Why We Stayed

The full title, Why We Stayed: Honesty and Hope in the Churches of Christ, well describes the overall thrust of the work. The book is a series of essays written by various ministers and scholars, edited by Benjamin J. Williams, and seeks to present the reasons that these various men opted to stay in the … Continue reading Why We Stayed


Doctrine of Ecclesiology

A primary consideration when thinking about ecclesiology is to understand that one is speaking about a group of people that are relationally and functionally different from those of the world. Therefore, from a most basic standpoint the world can be divided into two distinct groups: the church, and the not-church.[i] This distinction, along with discussions … Continue reading Doctrine of Ecclesiology