Archive for the ‘Know Your Evangelicals’ Category

Why Calvin? Why Now?

No one in the history of the church has been so equally reviled and adored by so many as John Calvin. Some of the greatest pastors, theologians and missionaries in both Great Britain and America have considered themselves Calvinists. And yet for the majority of modern American Evangelicalism, Calvin...
September 29th, 2009 | Culture, Evangelicals, Know Your Evangelicals, Protestant | Read More

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William Wilberforce

Name: William Wilberforce (August 24, 1759 – July 29, 1833) Why you should know him: Wilberforce was a social reformer and politician who helped bring an end to the British slave trade. Position: Member of Parliament representing Kingston upon Hull (Yorkshire, England) Organizational Associations:...
February 23rd, 2007 | Know Your Evangelicals | Read More

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John Piper

Name: John Piper Why you’ve heard of him: Dr. Piper is one of the most influential and popular preacher/authors in American evangelicalism. Position: Senior Pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, MN; Host of the daily radio program Desiring God; Founder of Desiring God ministries. Previous:...
December 15th, 2006 | Know Your Evangelicals | Read More

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Albert Mohler

Name: R. Albert Mohler, Jr. Why you should know him: Dr. Mohler was listed in a TIME magazine cover story as one of its “50 for the Future”. Christianity Today described Dr. Mohler as one of forty emerging evangelical leaders and Time.com called him the “reigning intellectual of the...
May 19th, 2006 | Know Your Evangelicals | Read More