Howard Snyder Archives - Seedbed

Beginning in the early days of the Methodist Revival, John Wesley’s position on predestination became a controversial issue.  His friend and partner in ministry...

Austin Fischer narrates this journey—into and out of Calvinism—in his newly published book Young, Restless, No Longer Reformed. Fischer’s journey will engage readers of all theological persuasions, but it is his theological arguments for leaving Calvinism woven throughout his narration that will force readers to set the book down after each chapter and ponder the questions, “Who is God?” and “How do I know?”

God’s exquisite and puzzling timing in his acts in history suggest his determination to work in harmony with those who are willing to work...

  In the Gospel of John, Jesus says he came to “finish the work” the Father had sent him to do. He prays that his...

In Europe’s Middle Ages (500-1500), people knew nothing about bacteria and other microbes. So they suffered the consequences in disease and plague. Today in North...

(Based on a non-canonical hypothetical conversation between Jesus and Thomas.) For forty days after his resurrection, Jesus met often with his apostles, speaking about the...

He may not come when you want Him, but He'll be there right on time. Ann Coker proclaims that our God is an on-time God.

Surprise! John Wesley is mentioned several times in this 450-page book. Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, not once. The book is HRC: State Secrets and...

When war killed the land and the people were slain, and governments raged, then I heard this refrain: “It’s only a natural cycle.” When economists saw how...

For a radical gospel (the biblical kind) we need a radical church (the biblical kind). What would a denomination do that really wanted to become...