Archives for Jan 11, 2011 @ 12:07

Repeal the Death Penalty

I read this yesterday through a tweet and find the wisdom of law enforcement folks from the USA and Europe to be spot-on: we need to repeal the death penalty. With the tragedy of this weekend’s shootings we are driven to think about the death penalty, and I suggest we do so with an eye [Read More…]

Evolutionary Creation 10 (RJS)

We’ve been working through Denis O. Lamoureux’s book Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution – a book that describes a way to move beyond the creation and evolutions debates. In Chapter 8 Dr. Lamoureux’s describes a Christian approach to human evolution proposing a way to reconcile scripture, Christian faith and doctrine, and what is [Read More…]

The Lord Alone 1

For a variety of reasons, not least a dispensational upbringing, some Lutheran law vs. gospel theology, and then a radical New Testament theology that the Torah was in use only until the era of the Holy Spirit, the Ten Commandments have not figured prominently in my own ethical thinking. I memorized them as a kid [Read More…]