Archives for Mar 7, 2011 @ 12:58

Holistic History, Partial History

From CBE’s Arise, by Jenny Dunham: Jenny Dunham is a recent graduate of Bethel University with a BA in biblical and theological studies. She is currently a CBE employee. *     *     *     *     * My questions: What are you doing to make sure women are part of the story of your church? of the Bible? [Read More…]

Man Down, Hire a Woman

The book is by Dan Abrams: Man Down: Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt That Women Are Better Cops, Drivers, Gamblers, Spies, World Leaders, Beer Tasters, Hedge Fund Managers, and Just About Everything Else. If anyone wants to review this book for this blog, send me the review. [Read more…]

Waiting for Rob Bell 2

I stood in horror watching the blogosphere light up last week, but my horror was not simply over the accusations made against an author whose book was not even yet available nor just over those who were denouncing Rob Bell for what they were absolutely certain was universalism. No the horror was that there was [Read More…]

Jesus, Deliciously Odd 1

On the back of William Willimon’s book, Why Jesus?, Jason Byasee says Willimon has an eye for what is deliciously odd in Scripture, and I’m swiping Jason’s blurb line for this series because it perfectly describes the way Willimon writes about Jesus. As I have been reading Tim Keller’s new book on Jesus and Willimon’s [Read More…]