Sure enough, that happened recently with collin hansens young, restless, reformed. In fact, a desire for transcendence and tradition among young evangelicals has contributed to a reformed resurgence. Jul 26, 2011 john macarthur is in the midst of penning a series of articles that will address and encourage and scold the young, restless, reformed movementthis thing they call the new calvinism. Wright, scot mcknight, and roger olson to make the case that calvinism leaves the christian with a god bent inward instead of directed outward, a god who glorifies himself at all costs instead of. A journalists journey with the new calvinists paperback at. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the newman, abbott, baldwin and winters families. This is his story, including his wellarticulated reasons for that transformation. The result, young, restless, reformed, shows common threads in their diverse testimonies and suggests what tomorrowos church might look like when these.
That is probably the question im asked most often when i talk about the new calvinism that has swept up thousands of christian. You will also see that what drives young calvinists has less to do with the five points of calvinsim than with one big point the sovereignty of god. Black holes, love, and a journey in and out of calvinism eugene, or. Im thankful for this forum and the chance to reflect on reaction to my book, young, restless, reformed.
Here is a young, dynamic, evangelical pastor, welleducated theologically, who discovered the fatal flaws in calvinism and reluctantly shook it off. Check out collin hansens new book young, restless, reformed. Piper has personally taken his message of christian hedonism to audiences around the world. Ill just encourage you to get a copy and read it yourself. The result, young, restless, reformed, shows common threads in their diverse testimonies and suggests what tomorrows church might look like when these young evangelicals become pastors or professors. What attracts people into the young, restless, reformed. The paperback of the young, restless, no longer reformed. Deyoung, restless, and reformed is a blog by kevin deyoung. Austin fischer is the teaching pastor at vista community church.
Discover how god is moving among the young, the restless, and the reformed. The pastor for preaching and vision at bethlehem baptist church in minneapolis has sold more than 275,000 copies of desiring god since 1986. In this video, council members julius kim, kevin deyoung, and david platt share how the gospel coalition brings gospel hope to a searching world. Apr 17, 2008 young, restless, reformed is the story of hansens two year investigation of the growing calvinist movement among younger evangelicals. A journalists journey with the new calvinists, he discusses the genesis of this. He has authored numerous books, including just do something. O tim challies, author, the discipline of spiritual discernment. From one of our live events, burk parsons provides helpful counsel to christians belonging to the young, restless, and reformed movement.
And im not exaggerating to suggest that his work might be the most ambitious book published in the last decade. A platform for believers to share the goodnews and have conversations about the truth of jesus christ. The young, restless and reformed movement lurches into crisis. No matter what the authors intent was, it is hardly a book about theology and very much a work about how fischer feels that he has far more to say and more insight to offer than he truly does. Aug 05, 2015 because so many even among the church of christ are attracted to reformed preaching calvinism is poised to infiltrate the lords church like never before. What can the young, restless, and reformed movement learn.
I cant imagine theres much in young, restless, reformed that charles taylor would approve. The author, collin hansen editoratlarge for christianity today magazine seeks to give the reader a glimpse into the resurgence of calvinism in american christianity, especially among the young adult demographic. In the prologue of his new book, young, restless, reformed. After reading the book, i am given to thinking that the movement is more like a pond, maybe a lake. Ive not read a more edifying and satisfying book in a long time. Young, restless, no longer reformed by austin fischer book. Feb 23, 2016 this is a movement thats relatively young in terms of church history, but its not a new movement in recent years. Which is why i have enjoyed austin fischers book, young, restless, no longer reformed. In the first article, which serves as an introduction, macarthur showed the direction he intends to take the series. Young, restless, and no longer reformed is about austin fischer.
This is a book about that questiona book about the bible, black holes, love, sovereignty, hell, romans 9, jonathan edwards, john piper, c. Unfollow the young and the restless book to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Young, restless, reformed is the product of some outstanding research. Young, restless, no longer reformed fills a gap in contemporary literature about calvinism. He will tell this young, restless, reformed movement yrr to grow up. Categorized abounding grace radio, young restless and reformed tagged apostasy, josh harris, new calvinism, young restless and reformed, yrr audio. A journalists journey with the new calvinists and in doing so, coined the phrase young, restless, reformed. It has been five years since christianity today published collin hansens article titled young, restless, reformed. From one of our live events, burk parsons provides counsel to christians belonging to the young, restless, and reformed movement. Jan 12, 2014 young, restless, no longer reformed book. Oyoung, restless, reformed is the product of some outstanding research. Young, restless, reformed fits into the second category. In yrr, journalist collin hansen treks across the united states interviewing different folks as he attempts to discover whether his perception of a resurgence in reformed theology among young christians is, in fact, a new wave within american evangelicalism pp.
Ive read through most of this short book in the last day or so. The answer would come years later and from an unlikely source. New calvinism, also known as the young, restless, and reformed movement, is a movement within conservative evangelicalism that embraces the fundamentals of 16thcentury calvinism while seeking to engage these historical doctrines with presentday culture. Mar 31, 2008 young, restless, reformed by collin hansen, 97815849405, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Hansen later expanded the article into a book with the same title wheaton. Young, restless and reformed, louisville, kentucky. Taylor published his seminal work, a secular age, less than a year before i released young, restless, reformed. Mar 14, 2014 what attracts people into the young, restless, reformed movement. Apr 04, 2008 scott lamb is both a friend and a contributor to discerning reader. Many young christians throughout the last decade have been on a similar journey. And that discovery would help me anticipate the next great challenge that threatens to unravel the new calvinism.
Sep 22, 2006 young, restless, reformed calvinism is making a comebackand shaking up the church. Mar 30, 2020 young, restless, and no longer reformed is about austin fischer. The pastor for preaching and vision at bethlehem baptist church in minneapolis. Feb 01, 2018 their counsel to young calvinists and future church leaders is right on target. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. I highly recommend young, restless, no longer reformed to all of my friends, whether youre a calvinist.
Jul 26, 2011 if you read collin hansons book on the young calvinists you will discover that of dorts five points the young and restless ones affirm at most two of the five. I cant resist announcing the publication of a new book. Jun 12, 2017 books, young, restless, reformed yrr almost seems like a knockoff. The following is an excerpt from young, restless, reformed by collin hansen crossway books. When the young and the restless premiered in 1973, it revolutionized the daytime drama. Buy young, restless, reformed first by collin hansen isbn. Macarthurs series will extend to four parts after which there. A book by the same name appeared in the spring of 2008.
This book will help the reader gain valuable insight into the growing reformed movement in america. Im not going to leverage informal means of control and influence in the way that i think the young restless and reformed culture has. Tim challies, blogger, young, restless, reformed is the product of some outstanding research. Collin hansen offers further reflections since the time of these publications. The book is short, but chapterbychapter hansen takes his readers to what every observer would have to agree are some of the leading outposts of this burgeoning movement. Mar 28, 2014 austin fischer, young, restless, no longer reformed cascade books, 2014. Kevin deyoung phd, university of leicester is senior pastor of christ covenant church in matthews, north carolina, board chairman of the gospel coalition, and assistant professor of systematic theology at reformed theological seminary charlotte. Austin fischer, young, restless, no longer reformed. But i published my book young, restless, reformed in 2008 before i got an answer to why.
Ive read through most of this short book in the last day. I will tell you what it is, but only after i give a brief overview of what macarthur has said so far. Young, restless, no longer reformed is a thoughtful book which leans on the likes of karl barth, jurgen moltmann, dallas willard, daniel taylor, n. They have faith in jesus christ, a passion to share gods love with the world, and a desire to grow deeper spiritually. It was a very quick and enjoyable read for mei breezed through it in one weekend and im not a terribly fast reader. No longer reformed by my friend austin fischerteaching pastor at the vista community church in. Black holes, love, and a journey in and out of calvinism. Im pretty sure he reads even more books than i do and we knew that sooner or later he and i would read the same title at the same time. Reflections on young, restless, and reformed reformation 21. What can the young, restless, and reformed movement. Austin fischer, the 28yearold teaching pastor at vista community church in temple, texas, has written an honest, intelligent, accessible book. He sought to describe its members and ask its leading pastors and theologians about the causes and implications of the calvinist resurgence.363 757 952 378 663 34 1430 662 1044 401 1543 472 718 559 30 218 1267 1145 1130 895 54 101 421 1227 1120 493 1065 1330 709 1246 1382 910 159 426 766 1199 836 874 801 610 894