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Reformation 21 is an online magazine (ezine) created to serve, edify, and educate Christians by presenting an authoritative reformed perspective, while embracing various denominational positions, on a variety of relevant historic matters, current issues, and thoughtful positions that inform, inspire, and challenge Christians to think and grow biblically.
ref21 routinely publishes a variety of content which includes original articles on a variety of theological subjects, book reviews, and cultural commentary. The active blog is a veritable "blog roll" unto itself, and ranges from the sublime and humorous to contemplative and devotional posts. The ten active bloggers (and their acquaintances each have a different flavor, but all aim to challenge, edify, encourage, inform, rebuke, and entertain.
It is a ministry of The Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (www.alliancenet.org), an organization established in order to call the church to a reformation that recovers clarity and conviction about the great evangelical truths of the gospel and to encourage their proclamation in our contemporary context.
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Editor-in-Chief: Derek Thomas
Executive Editor: Gabriel Fluhrer
Shelf Life Editor: Mark McDowell
Preaching through John's gospel, I have paused to meditate upon the person and work of John the Baptist. Here was one who came as a "witness, to bear witness about the Light" (Jn 1:6). Consistently (1:7, 14, 20) we are told that the Baptist was not the Light but a witness to the Light.
One of the amusing things I have noticed in the last twelve months or so has been a shift in the rhetoric used by members of the older generation (40 plus) surrounding what twenty- and thirty-somethings will believe. Five years...