Posts tagged The Word
I Love the Church, Big & Small: A Three-Word Plea to Andy Stanley

Ever since I moved to Georgia, people have consistently asked me what I think of Andy Stanley.  I had read a few of his books and listened to a few sermons and leadership talks in seminary, but quite honestly, I didn’t know much about him.  Even after moving closer to Atlanta, I've only minimally observed him and Northpoint from a distance.  I've learned a bit more about the history between Andy and his father. I've realized even more his celebrity status and just how large his following is.  I've also understood more clearly why people in “my circles” don't really like his preaching - there really is almost a complete absence of any substantive biblical interaction. 

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