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  • May 7

    My New Seminary Now Course

    My New Seminary Now  Course

    My Seminary Now course on Paul and the New Perspective on Judaism (click the link)

    If you’ve wanted to learn more about the New Perspective on Paul, my short video course on Paul and Judaism at SeminaryNow.com is a helpful introduction. ...

  • May 7

    The Failure of the Light

    The Failure of the Light

    The Failure of the Light

    We've all had that nerve fraying moment when we flip a light switch on, and the bulb blows out in this bright flash that blinds you before the darkness covers the room. Have you ever noticed what you said? ...

  • May 2

    Almighty God, whom truly to know is everlasting life

    Prayer for the Week
    Almighty God, whom truly to know is everlasting life

    Almighty God,
    whom truly to know is everlasting life:

    Grant us so perfectly to know your Son Jesus Christ
    to be the way, the truth, and the life,

    that we may steadfastly follow his steps in the way that leads to eternal life;

    through ...

  • May 1

    Weekly Meanderings, 1 May 2021

    Our weekly selection of links across the web.
    Weekly Meanderings, 1 May 2021

    This 1st day of May gives you a big Good Morning!

    Wonderful story:

    CHICAGO (WGN) — Uber driver Mike Bussan was surprised with a cash reward Thursday after he rushed a drive-by shooting victim to a Chicago hospital. He declined ...
  • There’s No Shortcut to Anywhere Worth Going

    I have an old friend who is also a preacher. One day when we were discussing the great mysteries of the faith, we started talking about original sin. That, of course led to a discussion about the nature of original sin and finally, ...

  • Apr 25

    O God, whose Son Jesus

    Prayer for the Week
    O God, whose Son Jesus

    O God,
    whose Son Jesus is the good shepherd of your people:

    Grant that when we hear his voice
    we may know him who calls us each by name,
    and follow where he leads;

    who, with you and the Holy Spirit, lives and reigns,
    one God,

    For ...

  • Apr 24

    Weekly Meanderings, 24 April 2021

    Our weekly selection of links across the web.
    Weekly Meanderings, 24 April 2021

    Good morning! We’ve had a cold snap in Chicagoland that seems to be letting up. Our blue winged teals are still on the local lake and we spotted another Sand Hill Crane on a walk this week.

    116!

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WJZY) — ...
  • Apr 23

    Being Against Isn't Enough

    Being Against Isn’t Enough

    I grew up in a little mill village church in Huntsville, Alabama. Every Sunday, we were told what NOT to do. We weren’t supposed to drink alcohol, smoke cigarettes, dance, go to R-rated movies, ...

  • Apr 18

    O God, Whose Blessed Son

    Prayer for the week
    O God, Whose Blessed Son

    O God,
    whose blessed Son made himself known to his disciples
    in the breaking of bread:

    Open the eyes of our faith,

    that we may behold him in all his redeeming work;

    who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one ...

  • How and Where I Write: Jerry Sittser

    David George Moore

    It’s been my privilege to be in the personal spaces of several writers. Among others, Pulitzer winner Tony Horwitz warmly welcomed me at his home on Martha’s Vineyard as did William F. Buckley at his ...