Randy Alcorn's Blog: Culture and Worldview

Building a Biblical Worldview

By Randy Alcorn | August 28, 2009
Acts 17:11 says that "Now the Bereans were of more noble character than the Thessalonians, for they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures every day to see if what Paul said was true." We should come to God's Word with "great eagerness."

The Call to Follow Christ: Os Guinness, Part 2

By Randy Alcorn | January 20, 2012
I’m posting a series of blogs from an excellent interview with Os Guinness titled “Rediscovering ‘Calling’ Will Revitalize Church and Society.” (Check out part 1 if you missed it.) In this excerpt, Os talks about his book The Call, which I highly recommend.

Christians and Politics?

By Randy Alcorn | February 3, 2012
I am grateful for those Christians who are called to be legislators, judges, and otherwise involved in the political arena. I am also in favor of people—in the right context—protesting injustice. On the other hand, Christians often turn politics into something too important.

The Contraception Controversy Is about More than “Just Contraception”

By Randy Alcorn | April 11, 2012
I have a lot of respect for Chuck Colson, who is in the hospital with a serious condition, in need of our prayers. I appreciate his involvement in helping the Christian community develop a godly worldview by keeping us informed about timely issues facing our nation. 

Counter Culture by David Platt

By Randy Alcorn | February 6, 2015
I’m grateful for David Platt and voices like his, who are calling the church to be faithful to God’s Word and extend both the grace and truth of Jesus in the midst of an increasingly hostile culture.