Randy Alcorn's Blog: francis schaeffer

Why Should We Believe in a Historical Adam?

By Randy Alcorn | March 26, 2012
Last month Kevin DeYoung posted an excellent blog called “10 Reasons to Believe in a Historical Adam.” I can’t say enough about the importance of this subject. 

Francis Schaeffer on Spiritual Adultery

By Randy Alcorn | September 23, 2011
Francis Schaeffer was one of three writers (the others being Lewis and Tozer) who influenced me most profoundly when I was a new believer in the early 1970’s.

The Kiss of an Old Godly Man

By Randy Alcorn | February 4, 2010
As a brand new Christian in 1970, I read every Christian book I could get my hands on. Several, including Born Crucified, were by L. E. Maxwell, who my friend Doug Nichols speaks so fondly of in this reflection. I asked Doug if I could use it in my blog.

Francis Schaeffer: Intellectual and Christ-lover

By Randy Alcorn | May 14, 2009
Friday, May 15, is the 25th anniversary of the home-going of Francis Schaeffer, intellectual and Christ-lover. When I was a new believer, I was profoundly influenced by what he wrote.