Posts I Like
Top Posts & Pages
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- "Of Booker T. Washington and Others"
- Scattered Ramblings on Handling Success
- Book Write-Up: Wedded to War, by Jocelyn Green
- Book Write-Up: My Breaking Point, God's Turning Point
- A Changed Heart?
- Ramblings on Neuhaus' Political Conversion
- The Four Stages of Spiritual Growth
- A Possible Project on the Date of Herod's Death
- Acts 12 – Herod Agrippa I
- Book Write-Up: Contagious Disciple Making
- The Copywriter’s Notebook: Confucius for Christians
- Overview of the fine-tuning argument and some objections to it
- Ramblings on Neuhaus’ Political Conversion
- Book Write-Up: Richard John Neuhaus, by Randy Boyagoda
- Discussion on Matthew 5:28 and Wanting Jesus to Make Sense
- Does Unforgiveness Spoil God’s Redemptive Plans?
- Scattered Ramblings on Sarcasm (With a Detour About Hell)
- Acts 10 – Peter and Salvation of the Gentiles
Monthly Archives: July 2011
At church this morning, the topic of the sermon was growth. The text was Genesis 32:22-32, in which Jacob wrestles with a supernatural being and receives a blessing. The pastor said that we, too, receive a blessing as we grow … Continue reading
For my write-up today of Brevard Childs’ commentary on the Book of Exodus, I will be a little more general than I usually am in my write-ups, since I am a little tired right now. (Although this post will appear … Continue reading
For my weekly quiet time this week, I will blog about Psalm 35 and its interpreters. Here are three items: 1. Psalm 35:15 says (in my translation), “And in my stumbling they rejoiced, and they gathered together; nuchim gathered together … Continue reading
In my reading today of Brevard Childs’ commentary on the Book of Exodus, the topics were Sinai and the Decalogue. Something that I appreciated as I read Childs’ comments on the Sinai story in Exodus 19-20 was how difficult the … Continue reading
In my reading today of Brevard Childs’ commentary on the Book of Exodus, I read forty pages, plus I reread Childs’ “Preface” and “Introduction”. Childs expresses many of the problems I have with the historical-critical method (and I include under … Continue reading
For my write-up today of Brevard Childs’ commentary on the Book of Exodus, I will talk some about his treatment of two topics: the Red Sea event in Exodus 14, and the manna. In Childs’ discussion of these topics, he … Continue reading