The Shack: A Book Discussion

Speaker(s): Darrell Johnson, John Stackhouse, Jonathan Wilson, Maudine Fee, William Young
Date: June 3, 2008
Length: 1:34:40
Product ID: RGDL3819D

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William Young, the author of the best seller The Shack, joins Regent Faculty to talk about his book and its implications for the church and/or the Kingdom of God. What are the book's strengths, and what are its weaknesses are the questions brought to the table.

See All Audio by Darrell Johnson John Stackhouse Jonathan Wilson Maudine Fee William Young

Darrell W. Johnson is Senior Minister at First Baptist Church in Vancouver and former Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology at Regent College. Before coming to Regent he served for 30 years as Preaching Pastor for churches in the United States and the Philippines. He continues to teach as a sessional lecturer at Regent College.

John G. Stackhouse, Jr. is the Samuel J. Mikolaski Professor of Religious Studies and Dean of Faculty Development at Crandall University in New Brunswick. Prior to this, he was the Sangwoo Youtong Chee Professor of Theology and Culture at Regent College. He serves as an advisory editor at Christianity Today, a contributing editor at Books & Culture, and a columnist for Faith Today. He is the author of eight books, including Need to Know: Vocation as the Heart of Christian Epistemology, Making the Best of It: Following Christ in the Real World, and Can God be Trusted?: Faith and the Challenge of Evil, as well as the co-author, editor, and co-editor of seven more. His articles have been featured in many publications, including The New York Times, The Times Literary Supplement, The Atlantic, Time, and Reader's Digest.

Jonathan R. Wilson (Ph. D, Duke) is Pioneer McDonald Professor of Theology at Carey Theological College. Before joining the Carey faculty in 2006, he was Professor of Theology and Ethics at Acadia Divinity College and Professor of Religious Studies at Westmont College. Among his books are Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World, God So Loved the World: A Christology for Disciples, A Primer for Christian Doctrine, and Why Church Matters: Worship, Ministry, and Mission in Practice.

Maudine Fee had an MA in Pastoral Counciling and worked as a teacher. She passed away in November 2014.

William P. Young William P. Young was born a Canadian and raised among the native tribes in the highlands of Papua New Guinea by his missionary parents. He suffered great loss as a child and young adult, and now enjoys the 'wastefulness of grace' with his family in the Pacific Northwest.

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