Archives for Dec 29, 2010 @ 13:40

Tom Rorem, Opening for Noah Gundersen (read the whole post)

If you are in Seattle, and have a chance to go … On New Year’s Day, In the evening, Tom Rorem, one of our students, and whose story I tell a bit of in One.Life: Jesus Calls, We Follow, will be opening for Noah Gundersen and the Courage with Lowlands. The event is at Triple [Read More…]

I’m a University Student

Nathan Chud captures the mindset and yearning and the honest heart-ache of the young adults — university students or not — to whom my One.Life: Jesus Calls, We Follow is addressed. I don’t believe the best approach here is traditional apologetics. Put Jesus at the table of this generation’s conversation and I think you will [Read More…]

Converting our Imagination 6

The Book of Revelation needs to be interpreted — and there are five major forms of interpreting Revelation. Which is your interpretive model? Today we discuss these models, and in our next post (next Monday) sketch Gorman’s criticisms of the Left Behind (and similar) approaches. Michael Gorman, Reading Revelation Responsibly: Uncivil Worship and Witness: Following [Read More…]

What happened? What does it take?

When I was in seminary nearly all of my friends were post-tribbers. When I was teaching in a seminary, nearly all of the Faculty were post-tribbers, or at least they weren’t pre-tribbers. Those aren’t scientific polls obviously, but I was not alone in thinking that the dispensational pre-trib days were behind us and that we [Read More…]

Fully Alive 4

“The glory of God is a human fully alive,” so said Irenaeus, and this line is both quoted and a theme for Trevor Hudson’s new book, Discovering Our Spiritual Identity: Practices for God’s Beloved. Signpost #3: Christian faith is grounded in remembrance — remembering God’s presence in the life of Jesus, in our life, and [Read More…]