Archives for February 2009

Groans From Within, Part 2: Problematic Passages, Philippians 3

Several days ago I began a discussion on the title: “Groans From Within.”  Many in the church have misrepresented key passages of Scripture that are often thought to refer to a disembodied afterlife.  A passage in the bible that is often misinterpreted is found at the end of Philippians chapter 3.  The key phrase in this [Read More…]

Upcoming Book Review: Sitting at the Feet of Rabbi Jesus

I have been asked by author Lois Tverberg to review her forthcoming book, Sitting at the Feet of Rabbi Jesus: How the Jewishness of Jesus can Transform Your Faith. This is quite the honor to be asked by the author herself, especially in an area that has taken up much of my time in the [Read More…]

Pharaoh and Passover Message

Click to Play (Right click and ‘save target as’) Message given by Kurt in a series titled, Backstory. February 15, 2009. This is a message that I gave in the close of series in my local church. I was honored for the oppertunity that I was given and believe that God was honored in the [Read More…]

Groans From Within, Part 1

Many of the people who frequent my blog have probably wondered what the title actually means. Groans From Within describes what it means to be a person who is led by the Spirit while living in a world that is broken. The Spirit groans within Christ-followers, causing us to empathize with the groaning of creation. [Read More…]