Archives for Aug 12, 2009 @ 15:06

Which American City is…

the furthest from a Major League (Baseball) stadium? Before you click, can you guess approximately or at least get the State? [Read more…]

Acts and Mission 7

Peter’s “sermon” — which is more interpretation of event than anything else — explains that the tongue-speaking community, of which he is a part, is not some lunatic fringe but the very embodiment of God’s promises through the prophet Joel. But Peter goes immediately from Joel to Jesus, the “God-accredited” man through miracles, wonders and [Read More…]

Genesis One 5

We are in a conversation and discussion about John Walton’s (professor at Wheaton) new book, The Lost World of Genesis One: Ancient Cosmology and the Origins Debate. What about Day 1 to Day 3 in Genesis 1? Is this about materiality or about functionality? Walton argues that these three days show the viability of his [Read More…]

The Bigger, the More Conservative (theologically)

Here is a fascinating new Barna study. How true is this to your experience? (Any suggestions about how to measure “orthodox biblical response”?) “On all 9 of the belief statements tested, attenders of large churches were more likely than those engaged in a small or mid-sized congregation to give an orthodox biblical response – e.g., [Read More…]