Preventing problems with podcast preachers

Talk to any engaged 20-something Christian these days, and you’ll likely find that they can rattle off a list of their favorite podcast preachers. For some, a quick scan of their iPod will probably tell you more about their doctrinal commitments than their local church membership. The relatively recent phenomenon of being able to carry ...

Pssst. Wanna hear a good preacher?

Someone asked us in a comment yesterday why PP doesn’t just oppose every pastor. The answer, obviously, is that there are many, many pastors doing fine work and preaching God’s word faithfully and intelligently. Besides my own pastor, one of my favorite preachers is Sinclair Furguson of First Presbyterian Church in Columbia. While every sermon ...

In which he embraces seeker-sensitive services

I was listening to a podcast of a sermon by Sinclair Furguson this evening and was struck by the truth of his insight into seeker sensitivity. All biblical worship is seeker-sensitive worship. The question is, who is the one seeking the worship? The Father seeks such [us?] to worship him. Put in other words, all ...