In response to our postmodern world and its errors, John MacArthur and other Christian teachers help readers cultivate a biblical worldview on a wide range of issues. Now in paperback.
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About the Author
John MacArthur is the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California, where he has served since 1969. He is known around the world for his verse-by-verse expository preaching and his pulpit ministry via his daily radio program, Grace to You. He has also written or edited nearly four hundred books and study guides. MacArthur serves as the president of the Master’s University and Seminary. He and his wife, Patricia, live in Southern California and have four grown children.
Pat Ennis (EdD, Northern Arizona University) is the distinguished professor and director of homemaking programs at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She previously served as the establishing chair of the Home Economics/Family and Consumer Science Department at the Master's College. She has authored or coauthored several books, resides in Burleson, Texas, and blogs at theEverydayHomemaker.com.
Grant Horner (MA, University of Alabama) is associate professor of renaissance and reformation studies at the Master's College in Santa Clarita, California. He is a frequent speaker on a number of radio and television programs. He and his wife, Joanne, have three children, and they live in Santa Clarita, California.
John J. Hughes (PhD, Cambridge University) is director of academic development for P&R Publishing. He previously taught religious studies at Westmont College.
Richard Mayhue (ThD, Grace Theological Seminary) served at the Master's Seminary from 1989 to 2016 as the dean of the seminary, research professor of theology, and executive vice president. He has authored or edited more than thirty books, including Biblical Doctrine.
Table of Contents
The Master's College Contributors 9
Part 1 The Biblical Foundation
1 Embracing the Authority and Sufficiency of Scripture John MacArthur 21
2 Cultivating a Biblical Mind-set Richard L. Mayhue 37
3 Comprehending Creation John MacArthur 55
4 Coming to Grips with Sin John MacArthur 85
5 Having an Eternally Right Relationship with God John MacArthur 101
6 Viewing the Nations from God's Perspective Mark A. Tatlock 115
Part 2 The Biblical Formulation
7 Understanding Our Postmodern World Brian K. Morley 135
8 Profiling Christian Masculinity Stuart W. Scott 155
9 Portraying Christian Femininity Patricia A. Ennis 169
10 Enjoying Spiritual Worship and Music Paul T. Plew 187
11 Why Biblical Counseling and Not Psychology? John D. Street 203
12 Why a Scriptural View of Science? Taylor B. Jones 221
13 Why Christian Education and Not Secular Indoctrination? John A. Hughes 239
14 Reflecting Honestly on History Clyde P. Greer, Jr. 259
15 Developing a Biblical View of Church and State John P. Stead 281
16 Proposing a Biblical Approach to Economics R. W. Mackey, II 297
17 Glorifying God in Literary and Artistic Culture Grant Horner 315
Index of Scriptures 354
Index of Persons 363
Index of Subjects 365
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book is good and thought provoking. However, it can be a little dry and difficult to get through in places, but it will make you think. This book essentially tries to help you filter the world we are in through a Christian perspective.
This is a book that give various views on topics such as authority and sufficiency of scripture, whereas he uses other authors to support his theory on topics like, Cultivating a Biblical Mind-Set, and masculinity and femininity from a Christian prospective.