Monday Update #80 – September 1, 2014

It's wedding season! / Our Great Big American God / Mystery of Death Valley's Moving Stones / A History of Scandals in the Vatican Bank / Our Changing Understanding of the Bible in America
Category: Personal

Our God-Given Calling Shapes Our Story Today

"Our God-given calling includes reflecting God’s self-sacrificial, redemptive concern for a sin-scarred world."
Category: Outreach

Monday Update #79 – August 25, 2014

I'm going to an Eagles game! / Meet the 78-year-old who winds all the clocks at the Met / Burying your dead without religion / Iron Curtain is now a 7,000 km bike trail
Category: Personal

Crimson Cord

Wear your scars out loud / That's the fingerprints of the Lord / A crimson cord, baby, a crimson cord.
Category: Quotes

Monday Update #78 – August 18, 2014

The last weekend I will ever sleep in / The Guns of August / Computers Confirm a 400-year-old Mathematical Theory / The Riots in Ferguson: More than Old Wounds
Category: Personal

A New Guide to the Old Testament – Reading Old Testament Poetry

Several books of the Old Testament are filled with Hebrew poetry and proverbs. Moreover, they are written about and to God, not from God. How should we read these books?
Category: Old Testament

What Genesis 1-2 Says About Us

Don Carson on what Genesis 1-2 says about God, mankind, and God's story throughout the rest of the Bible.
Category: Quotes

Monday Update #77 – August 11, 2014

More vacation / Robots that Fold Up and Walk Away / Religious Groups Under Attack by ISIS / Indoor Mapping Lets the Blind Navigate Airports
Category: Personal

The Myth of American Persecution

A significant part of the Christian story is persecution—experiencing hostility and even death for their belief in Christ. But what happens when there is no persecution?
Category: Culture

Failing to Live the Bible’s Story

The Bible presents an all-encompassing story of the world we live in. But it is easy for all of us—even those who take the Bible seriously—to not live out this story. How does this happen?
Category: Quotes