TOTAL TRUTH: Liberating Christianity from Its Cultural Captivity by Nancy Randolph Pearcey is about the worldview of Christians today and the divide in the truth. This review was written by Hank Griffith of South Suburban Evangelical Free Church in Apple Valley, Minnesota. This book is a hard read but it is good for all Christians.
Nancy Randolph Pearcey is a Christian intellectual who grew up in a Lutheran family in the Midwest, became a skeptic as a teenager, and later a believer at L’Abri in Switzerland the early 70s. Currently she’s the Director of the Francis Shaeffer Center at Houston Baptist University.
Pearcey’s writing style has been characterized by its “clarity, readability, and intellectual depth.” If you read Francis Schaeffer (Escape From Reason, The God Who Is There, True Spirituality, The Mark of the Christian, etc.) in the 60s and 70s, as I did, you will clearly recognize the… (CONTINUE READING)