Archives for Nov 11, 2008 @ 20:30

A Compline Prayer

How many of us have prayed a prayer like this one? My dear ones, O God, bless Thou and keep, in every place where they are. [Read more…]

Original Sin Returns 4 (RJS)

On the Jesus Creed we have been engaged in a brief discussion of original sin using Henri Blocher’s book Original Sin: Illuminating the Riddle (New Studies in Biblical Theology) as a guide. This series is part of an ongoing attempt to wrestle with key doctrines of the Christian faith and the implication that our modern scientific understanding [Read More…]

North Point

Saturday afternoon, about 3pm, Kris and I were sitting in the front row at North Point Church in Atlanta. I was mulling over what I was about to say when I realized that Bill Willits, a leader at North Point, was calling to the stage three friends of ours: Norton Herbst, Steven Redden, and Jason [Read More…]

Gospel 30

What does the word “gospel” mean in the New Testament? My experience with good Christian folks reveals they think of the gospel in very simplistic terms. Simple is not bad. My experience also shows that many don’t think of the word “gospel” even in biblical categories. So this series is devoted to sketching what the [Read More…]