Tag: mainline

Shall the Fundamentalists Win?

This famous sermon, preached by Harry Emerson Fosdick, is a good look at the argumentation that won the day for the modernists in the “Fundamentalist-Modernist controversy.” Even today it is relevant, as these arguments are used in mainline churches, emergent churches, and by those in Evangelical churches who want more Ecumenism.

What is a Mainline Church?

This video is part of the preparations for a class I will be teaching at Master’s Baptist College in Spring 2019 on Christian Denominations. There are several cross-denominational categorizations of churches: Mainline, Evangelical, Fundamentalist, etc. This video describes what Mainline churches are like today.