Archives for Feb 19, 2009 @ 15:05

A Letter about Messianic Christians

Before we answer this, I’m wondering if you are hearing things like this. Any response? Scot, This is unbelievably forward of me.   I am a reader of your blog.  I have a question about New Testament history, perhaps you can point me to a resource or might want to write about it on your [Read More…]

A Brother’s Wisdom 4

James sees the testing of faith — the ability to see through a bad situation to what God will make of it — as an opportunity to set off a chain reaction: 2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith develops [Read More…]

Intellectual Integrity and Faith? 7 – Romans 5 (RJS)

Romans 5:12-21 proves to be one of the key texts in any discussion of science and faith these days, and the problem hits full force with v. 12: Therefore, just as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men, because all sinned– (Ro 5:12 [Read More…]

iGens 6

The third chp of Jean Twenge’s book, Generation Me: Why Today’s Young Americans Are More Confident, Assertive, Entitled–and More Miserable Than Ever Before, concerns this theme: “You can be anything you want to be.” Her concern is research on the growing primacy of the individual. Her study was on 81,384 high school and college students [Read More…]