Archives for Aug 17, 2009 @ 15:39

Saturday Mail: Would you miss it?

Did you see this piece on There’s a movement to end Saturday mail. But, would you miss it? On this sultry weekend in the middle of August, take a look at what’s on your kitchen counter. Or maybe you’ve left it on top of the wooden table in your front hallway. Or tossed it [Read More…]

Acts and Mission 9

What happens when Pentecost happens? Let us take Pentecost as a paradigm of what happens when the Spirit comes down, when God’s Spirit sways God’s People to be and do as they are supposed to, and I can’t see that assumption is anything but reasonable. What happens? Acts 2:42-27 tells us. They devoted themselves to [Read More…]

Obamacare: The Problems

Let’s do what not all of the Town Hall meetings are not accomplishing. Let’s discuss with civility Obamacare, by which I mean President Obama’s very serious proposals for health care reform, and let’s discuss today this question: What are the problems Obamacare is addressing? How serious are they? How big are they? After the jump [Read More…]

Genesis One 7

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. Each chp in Walton’s book is a “proposition” and today we look at Proposition 7: divine rest is in a temple. Question: What do you think of Walton’s [Read More…]