Archives for Feb 25, 2012 @ 13:07

Baseball Quotes

Bob Uecker: “I signed with the Milwaukee Braves for three thousand dollars. That bothered my dad at the time because he didn’t have that kind of dough. But he eventually scraped it up.” Ralph Kiner: “If Casey Stengel were alive today, he’d be spinning in his grave.” Casey Stengel: “Good pitching will always stop good hitting [Read More…]

Saturday Book Review: R. Michael Allen

R. Michael Allen, Theological Commentary: Evangelical Perspectives (T&T Clark, 2011). Review by Wes Vander Lugt A common critique of theological interpretation of Scripture (TIS) is that it does not take the text of Scripture seriously. But then again, the whole point of TIS is to question assumptions regarding what it means to take Scripture seriously. [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

Ben Sternke, the cost of non-discipleship: “At our Missional Community gathering this past Sunday someone paraphrased Dallas Willard: “If you think it’s hard being a disciple of Christ, you should try living the other way.” This is exactly what Jesus was saying in these stories: living to make a name for yourself or secure your [Read More…]