“What’s happening in 21st Century “Evangelical Christianity” echoes a battle that took place 100 years ago. According to Dr. Keyser, modernists can be identified by these tendencies:
They place high importance on “being strictly up-to-date”. They boast of “scholarship” above faithfulness to the Scriptures. They take a rationalistic approach to the Word. They believe in evolution. They tend to reject the supernatural events in the Bible such as the flood.
“The Christian religion has been called a way of life. It is indeed a way of life, but it is at the same time a way of faith and a way of thought. If it should cease to be a way of thought, it would soon cease to be a way of life.
“The things we believe make up our creed, and our creed determines our character and our conduct.