Archives for Jan 16, 2011 @ 18:14

Christian History Magazine Resurrected?

I sure hope this happens. What a splendid magazine it was! Please retweet this post and spread the news about Christian History magazine to everyone you think needs to hear it. Thanks so much. From Chris Armstrong’s blog: Ken Curtis, founder of Christian History magazine back in 1982,passed away on Jan 2. His wonderful memorial [Read More…]

What about those group projects?

Educators, ahem “educrats,” are convinced that if we do group projects in class students will learn the kind of cooperation that is needed in the business world. I don’t mind some in-class “buzz groups” to get students talking about texts, and I do permit students to do one of my Jesus class assignments as a [Read More…]

Of the making of commentaries…

… there seems to be no end, and that’s a very good thing. Why? Because not only do we continue to learn new things and adapt new approaches to Scripture, but pastors and teachers are in constant need of commentaries on the Bible that make sense of the text in ways that help church life. [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week: 2d Sunday after Epiphany

Almighty God, whose Son our Savior Jesus Christ is the light of the world: Grant that your people, illumined by your Word and Sacraments, may shine with the radiance of Christ’s glory, that he may be known, worshipped, and obeyed to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with you and [Read More…]