Gospel

Are You An Evangelical?

Whether you realize it or not, you might be an evangelical Christian. Some people think “evangelical” is a negative label even though it comes from the word “gospel.” The gospel is the good news about Jesus Christ which is basic Christian beliefs. The results from a new 2-year study properly defines evangelical by theology rather than by self-identity,…

The Five “Solas”

River City Church is a Protestant, Christian church. (More specifically, I would describe us Evangelicals who are Reformed Baptists, but you can read about those distinctions in other posts.) Even though there are similarities between Catholics and Protestants, there are also vast differences. Since Reformation Day (October 31) is less than a week away, it seems appropriate…

Young Evangelicals

Russell Moore has a great article at First Things that covers the history, present, and future of Evangelicals. The word “evangelical” comes from the Greek word evangelion which means “good news” or “gospel.” Since we are a gospel-centered church we are happy to be called Evangelical. However, this shouldn’t be confused with any political or…