Archives for Jun 6, 2013 @ 18:03

Don’t Let Me Down, with Christian Diego Mello

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Invitation to a Lifetime Opportunity

I will be directing a new and innovative Doctor of Ministry (DMin) program at Northern Seminary. Here’s our announcement: Northern is excited to announce a new Doctor of Ministry in New Testament Context. “The DMin in New Testament Context will give pastors the opportunity of a lifetime.  In my speaking and conversations with pastors, preachers, [Read More…]

The Primacy of Scripture, Adam, and the Fall (RJS)

The questions surrounding Adam and Eve and the Fall in Genesis 2-3 and concerning the role of inspiration in the formation of the Bible are issues that  won’t go away any time soon. They are not the only issues at play in discussions of science, Christian faith, and the intellectual coherence,  but they are major [Read More…]

Finding Faith, Losing Faith

Some of you know of my interest in patterns in stories of conversion, about which I have written in Turning to Jesus and Finding Faith, Losing Faith (with Hauna Ondrey). One of the elements of conversion is that each conversion entails an apostasy, that is, to come to one thing one leaves another thing. This led to [Read More…]