[Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on March 9, 2009 at the author's blog, DeYoung, Restless, and Reformed.]

Kevin DeYoung is the Senior Pastor of University Reformed Church in East Lansing, MI. He is the co-author of Why We're Not Emergent: By Two Guys That Should Be (with Ted Kluck) and the author of Freedom and Bondaries: A Pastoral Primer on the Role of Women in the Church and the forthcoming Just Do Something (April 2009). Pastor DeYoung blogs regularly at DeYoung, Restless, and Reformed.

Original publication date: March 18, 2009