Tue May 21, 2013
by Amanda Edmondson
From prison to ReTrain: Russell’s story
Mon May 20, 2013
9 types of leaders in Scripture
Mon May 20, 2013
by Justin Holcomb
5 bits of wisdom for the professional Christian woman
Sun May 19, 2013
by Shandel Slaten
Sat May 18, 2013
by Hugh Whelchel
Hell yes? Hell no?
In light of the upcoming documentary Hellbound? and the recent article from Pastor Mark on CNN’s On Faith blog in which he and Frank Schaeffer gave two different takes on hell, we’ve compiled some resources on hell from last spring and summer for you:
by Mark Driscoll
Jesus talks about hell more than does anyone else in all of Scripture. Jesus’ words come in the context of the rest of Scripture, which says that God “desires all people to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth.” . . . Despite God’s love for and patience with sinners, it is a horrid mistake to dismiss the Bible’s clear teachings on hell.
We outlined a chronology of the debate that’s was swirling amid the release of former pastor Rob Bell’s book, Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Has Ever Lived. This includes a lot of in-depth articles.
by Dave Bruskas
When preaching on the weighty topic of heaven and hell, it’s important to thread the needle of being theologically precise, pastorally sincere, and prophetically persuasive.
This PDF goes through the history of hell and how prominent people have viewed it from the early church times to today.
- Hell Under Fire: Modern Scholarship Reinvents Eternal Punishment, Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson, et al. (Zondervan, 2004)
- Is Hell for Real or Does Everyone Go to Heaven? Christopher W. Morgan, ed. (Zondervan, 2011)
- Erasing Hell: What God Said about Eternity, and the Things We Made Up, Francis Chan and Preston Sprinkle. (David C. Cook, 2011)
- Four Views on Hell, William Crockett. (Zondervan, 1996)