Entries by Alex Goodwin

The Institute Hosts Our First Pastors Gathering

A few weeks ago the Institute was privileged to host our first pastors gathering in Monterey, CA. We have hosted three gatherings of Bible scholars in Chicago and Cape Town, South Africa over the past couple years, but have always wanted to have small, intimate conversations with pastors – the folks on the front lines […]

Listen: Glenn Paauw Interview with Desiring God

Yesterday desiringgod.com, the website affiliated with pastor and author John Piper, posted an interview with Glenn Paauw, one of our Directors and author of Saving the Bible From Ourselves. The interview, titled A Short History of Bible Clutter, focused primarily on the modernization of the Bible and the consequences of engaging with a Bible that […]

Take a Break From Studying the Bible

A couple of months ago my wife and I decided to binge-watch the Lord of the Rings trilogy for approximately the millionth time. We were on the couch in the middle of the third movie, watching the tension build as Sauron’s army marched to overtake Minas Tirith, when a friend who was staying with us […]

Andy Crouch Joins Board of Advisors

We are excited to welcome Andy Crouch as the second member of our Board of Advisors, joining Philip Yancey. Andy is the author of Strong and Weak, Playing God, and Culture Making, as well as the executive editor of Christianity Today. He serves on the governing boards of Fuller Theological Seminary, the Council for Christian […]