Archives for Nov 27, 2008 @ 7:40

Update on Laura

We have just heard that Laura’s surgery went well … we are thankful and she likely will be coming home this morning.  Thank you for your prayers. [Read more…]

Jesus Creed Thanksgiving

It is Thanksgiving in the USA, a day we set aside to be with family and to give thanks to God for our blessings. We are thankful for health and provisions … and we are deeply aware that our country has taken some serious economic downturns of late. And that means moms and dads and [Read More…]

The Mission of God: Student Opinion

I wrote on this blog long ago that I was going to try using Chris Wright’s The Mission of God in my Introduction to the Bible class this semester; it’s a bit hefty for first-year students but this letter confirms that it was a good choice. I am thankful today for my students.Hey Professor McKnight, [Read More…]

Gospel 40

Here we go. Romans 1:16-17: 16 I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile. 17 For in the gospel a righteousness from God is revealed, a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just [Read More…]