Quote To Ponder: Missionaries to the Creation? Chris Wright

Below is a quotation from evangelical Christopher J.H. Wright (who I am told is taking up the mantle of John Stott in the UK) in The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible’s Grand Narrative. This was a challenging book that gave me a larger framework for understanding what it means to be a missional Christian. [Read More...]

Does God Have Two Peoples in His Story?

Last night, I spoke in my local church and gave out a resource for study that charts out the “big picture” of the people of God in the Biblical narrative. A key point was to note that in the Bible, God has always only had one people group.   Check out this image (Right Click [Read More...]

If you could press "delete" on a Bible passage, which one would you erase?

UPDATE: Woodland Hills Bridge ‘podrishioner’ Site adds more to the conversation! Click on the link to hear several insightful comments including Greg Boyd! (June 27, 09) _______________________________________ ORIGINAL POST: I want to start this post by confessing something: there are sections of Scripture that would be much easier to simply erase. If God would give [Read More...]

Worship Music and Theology: Sing to the King

I don’t know about you, but when I am in church singing songs to the Lord, I come alive.  The Holy Spirit reaches within me, and God’s love reminds me of how blessed I am.  This is a time to bless God and to be blessed by God.  Now, with that said, one of the [Read More...]