Daily Archives: October 20, 2011

Promise Yourself to be So Strong…

Last night, I read pages 792-798 of Stephen King’s The Stand: The Complete and Uncut Edition.  Harold Lauder is continuing his plot of trying to gain acceptance from the Free Zone, before he goes to the villain Randall Flagg and … Continue reading

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Another Way to See the Parable

I went to my church’s Bible study group last night, and we’re going through Tim Keller’s The Prodigal God, which concerns Jesus’ parable about the prodigal son.  One lady there asked me a question, and, in retrospect, I think that … Continue reading

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Hitting Reality, the Committee Election Scene

I have two items for my write-up today of Stephen King’s The Stand: The Complete and Uncut Edition: 1.  Glen Bateman was defending faith after Mother Abagail left the Boulder Free Zone to seek the will of God, at the … Continue reading

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Raisenen Calls a Spade a Spade

I’m continuing my way through Stephen Westerholm’s Perspectives Old and New on Paul: The “Lutheran” Paul and His Critics. An issue that has interested me is how scholars view Paul’s stance on the law: Did they believe that Paul viewed … Continue reading

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