Taking “The Shack” Out to the Shack

The Shack has arrived on movie screens across the country and if the sales of the book are any indication of the movie's success then this will probably become a top grossing movie.  It's been 10 years since the best selling book was written and it has sold over 22 million copies.  On the front cover of the book, Eugene Peterson, author of The Message and Professor Emeritus of Spiritual Theology at Regent College in Vancouver says, "This book has the potential to do for our generation what John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress did for his.  It's that good!"  On the back cover Michael W. Smith said, "The Shack will leave you craving for the presence of God."  I would suggest actually reading Pilgrim's Progress and record all the Scriptures that are presented within Bunyan's book.  There is absolutely no comparison that can truly be made to Pilgrim's Progress.   On the other side of the isle Dr. Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, says, "This book includes undiluted heresy."  I wholeheartedly agree.

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