Uncommon God, Common GoodWounded Healers (Part 2)
While Jesus prepares his disciples for the reality of suffering—and from which we should not shrink back, we are not blessed for suffering as such, but for our union with Jesus, which entails suffering.
Jackson WuThe Yin-Yang of Contextualization
The male students in my class agreed, “The Bible says that men are more important than women.” In Chinese culture, one never wants to provoke a teacher, but that is exactly what they did that day.
The Anxious BenchOf Pastors and Power: Mark Driscoll and the Avignon Papacy
Driscoll’s obsession with pastoral power–the “first among equals,” as he wrote–reminds me of medieval arguments for papal primacy (which seems really ironic to me, given Driscoll’s rejection of his Catholic background).
Christian CrierTop 7 Bible Verses For Blessing A New Home
Moving into a new home is an exciting time because it brings new beginnings and hope for dreams fulfilled. Whether you are a newly married couple, a family starting a new journey in... [Read More]
Warren ThrockmortonThe New Atlantis Study on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity That’s Not a Study
Over the past year, hot discussions of sexual orientation have been pushed aside by controversies over gender identity and bathrooms. A new article from The New Atlantis shows... [Read More]
Mark D. RobertsA Miraculous Cure for Bug Bite Itching? This Remedy Really Works!
For the past several years, I have put up a version of this post. The response from people has been quite enthusiastic. So, given that we’re entering the buggy summer months, I... [Read More]
New Wineskins5 Reasons Why You Might Want to Kill VBS in Your Church
www.pixabay.com Yep, let’s go there. Another summer is over, but don’t just automatically move every program and event over to the 2017 summer calendar without doing some... [Read More]
EidosA Good Man Justifies a Wicked Deed: Grudem on Trump
We are not an age that likes absolutes. We temper, we hedge, we do not want to say a good man is doing a bad thing because we do not like conflict. I am thankful that a good... [Read More]
Roger E. OlsonDoes God Love Everyone? Review of New Book about Calvinism and Arminianism
Review of New Book about Calvinism and Arminianism: Jerry Walls’s Does God Love Everyone: The Heart of What Is Wrong with Calvinism Yesterday I was asked by bright, eager,... [Read More]
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