Itself a Fine Example of Contextualization

"The trouble is that too many of us push exegesis back in our preparation, and we clothe the message in a short red dress of contextualization by focusing on culture and our ability to connect with it. It's like we want to spin her out away from us in exciting circles, showing off her long legs and high heels" (Helm,  Expositional Preaching, pp. 40-41). … [Read more...]