The Binding of God: Genesis 22 as a Test Case for Open Theism in the O.T. (part 7)

In what follows, you will read an “academic paper” in which I explore some elements of open theism (the link is to a brief introduction to open theism).  This is a view of God’s foreknowledge that is controversial, but still in the evangelical family of belief.  The most well known Christian leader who holds to [Read More…]

I Love God Like My Wife Loves Frogs… From a Distance

My wife Lauren makes me laugh out loud nearly every day.  She is amazing!  One thing that I find humorous is her fear of frogs… or should I say her love for frogs? Honestly, I’m not quite sure what description describes the situation. About six months ago, Lauren downloaded an iPhone app called Sleep Maker.  [Read More…]

Share Something Sundays – Tell Me About This Weekend’s Church Gathering (Aug 21, 11)

On Sunday afternoons I am going to invite you the readers to share a quick thought from your church experiences this past weekend. Share: Something insightful that challenged you in your life with God. Something hilarious that you heard or saw Something visual that you just had to take a picture of (Disqus comments allow [Read More…]

10 Things I Hate About Blogging – A Love / Hate Relationship

My favorite movie of all time is the teen flick, “10 Things I Hate About You” featuring Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger.  I mean, the acting is incredible and O… the love story… makes my heart melt every time.  Who can resist a love / hate relationship kind of plot? Well, Ok… this isn’t even [Read More…]