It Is A Super Lord’s Day Not A Super Bowl Day

It Is A Super Lord’s Day Not A Super Bowl Day

In 2018 an estimated 111 million people watched the Super Bowl. That is about 1/3 of all Americans. In our media-fragmented age, in our cord-cutting age, in our on-demand age, rarely do that many people watch the same thing at the same time. For those outside of North...
Living In An Ephesians 4:17 Moment

Living In An Ephesians 4:17 Moment

The flood of bad news easily overwhelms us these days. Some of us are old enough to remember when we did not know who was doing what to whom in Iceland right at the moment but we live in a world when we know these things now. In North America, we live in an...
Does Christianity Need Christendom To Thrive?

Does Christianity Need Christendom To Thrive?

John Millbank is a theologian and the leader of an influential school of thought known as Radical Orthodoxy. Radical Orthodoxy: A New Theology was published 20 years ago by Millbank, Catherine Pickstock, and Graham Ward. According to R. R. Reno, the Radical Orthodoxy...
Reformed Worship Is For Pilgrims

Reformed Worship Is For Pilgrims

AGR exists to make known the riches of God’s abounding grace to sinners in Christ. Romans 5:20 says, in part, “where sin abounded, grace super-abounded.” Our prayer is that sinners will hear the gospel and come to faith, i.e., that the Spirit would use the broadcast...
The Blessedness Of The Margins

The Blessedness Of The Margins

The margins of a screen or a piece of notebook paper are the spaces between the very edge and the area where we are allowed to write. There are also social and cultural margins. Some institutions in society are right in the middle of things. The visible church used to...
So You Say You Want A Revolution?

So You Say You Want A Revolution?

Judging by what one sees in the media, Americans seem to be at war with one another. Political violence seems to be a rising problem. We are not yet witnessing the sorts of bombings and mass protests that marked the late 1960s and early 1970s in the USA but we have...