Archives for Apr 1, 2008 @ 0:20

What is community?

From a reader who asks you, Jesus Creed reader, for some advice: So, I’ve been kicking around the question: What is most necessary and essential to Christian community? [Read more…]

First Day is Goldingay

John Goldingay ends the preface to volume 2 of his OT Theology (OT Theology: Israel’s Faith) with a zinger that I find to be so, so true: he gives credit to readers who have saved him “from some of my more outlandish statements. I hope some remain.” They do, and they come in his Introduction. [Read more…]

Preparing for Pentecost 7

If preparing for Pentecost means being prepared to become the people of God, then it is good for us to remind ourselves of what kind of God we have. It is this God who acted for us on Pentecost, and in chp 7 of 40 Days Living the Jesus Creed we look — and we [Read More…]

Keys of the Kingdom 62

Drumroll please. This is our last kingdom text: Luke 23:42. It comes with evocative connections: [Read more…]