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LifeWay's "Gospel Project"

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by 12strings, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. 12strings

    12strings Active Member

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    New SS curriculum coming out of SBC's Lifeway Publisher: Will it push calvinism or not?

    See two differing views:

    http://sbcvoices.com/the-gospel-project-an-interview-with-trevin-wax/

    http://peterlumpkins.typepad.com/peter_lumpkins/2012/01/gospel-project-lifeway-resources-pushes-calvinism-in-latest-bible-study-curriculum-by-peter-lumpkins-trevin-wax-ed-stetzer.html

    Thoughts? What have you heard?

    (Considering much of it hasn't been written yet, and nobody actually knows what it will teach, we can only speculate as to its true contents...but speculation is par for the course around here so let's have at it!)
     
  2. preachinjesus

    preachinjesus Well-Known Member
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    Bunch of speculation and worrying...probably about nothing. We owe it to Lifeway to refrain from such things just as they owe it the SBC to hold to historic teachings.
     
  3. Jerome

    Jerome Well-Known Member
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    In the first piece editor Wax reveals that he is an 'Amyraldian' and hints that you may not like his quarterlies if you:


    prefer the expositional approach

    are a Calvinist who believes your soteriological system IS the gospel

    or

    assume the that the Reformed authors will be pushing their soteriology.
     
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  4. DaChaser1

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    At last! Another Amyrauldian' name on the BB, just might check that out!

    Even though NOT a SBC!
     
  5. mont974x4

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    Looks promising. Thanks for the headsup!
     
  6. Amy.G

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    I had to look up "Amyraldism ". :laugh:

    Maybe I'll learn all these terms someday.
     
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  7. Jerome

    Jerome Well-Known Member
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    For the poster here who's forever touting the 'Romanian exemplar' of doing church, note that Wax has a "bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Theology from Emanuel University of Oradea in the country of Romania".:applause:
     
  8. DaChaser1

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    WOW!

    How did he fit all of that on his degree?
     
  9. gb93433

    gb93433 Active Member
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    How many more will pass before they get another to sell? What ever happened to Faith and a host of others?
     
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