Podcast #4: Leviticus and the Cost of Sacrifice (2 of 6 in the series)

Friends, The Life Under the Blue Sky podcast is now available for download. In this episode, I discuss the important issue of the cost of the sacrifices we make for Christ. The Cost of Sacrifice. This is part 2 in the six part series based on Leviticus. Thanks for stopping by, and don’t forget to… Continue reading Podcast #4: Leviticus and the Cost of Sacrifice (2 of 6 in the series)

Podcast #3: Colossians 2:16-23: The Supremacy and Sufficiency of Christ’s Judgment

Friends, This is part 5 of my current sermon series based on Colossians. In this sermon, I am dealing with the issue of people who want to pile rule upon rule upon rule as requirements for salvation. The apostle says, “don’t let anyone judge you.” Sound words in our age of internet ‘discernment’ (read: judgment)… Continue reading Podcast #3: Colossians 2:16-23: The Supremacy and Sufficiency of Christ’s Judgment

Mark Labberton on God’s People

Friends, For quite a while now I have been reading a book by Mark Labberton called The Dangerous Act of Worship. It has been a hard read because I had a few other projects going at the same time. I am just about finished wit it now and I came across this section that I… Continue reading Mark Labberton on God’s People

DA Carson on: The Fate of the World

Friends, Carson is one of my favorite authors and I read as much of his stuff as I can find. I happened to come across this in his commentary on Matthew in the Expositor’s Bible Commentary, p 520 commenting on Matthew 25: The fate of the nations will be determined by how they respond to… Continue reading DA Carson on: The Fate of the World

Dunn on Passing Judgment

Friends, The following is from James D.G. Dunn’s commentary on Colossians in The new International Greek Testament Commentary, Eerdmans1996. Dunn is commenting on Colossians 2:16: “Therefore, do not let anyone pass judgment on you over food and drink or in the matter of festival, new moon, or Sabbaths.” “More noteworthy still is the use of… Continue reading Dunn on Passing Judgment

Scientology: The Jason Beghe Interviews

Friends, I don’t know who Jason Beghe is. I think he might be on some television program or something. Nevertheless, for those of you who are interested, here are a series of interviews with Jason Beghe concerning Scientology. *WARNING* for those of you easily offended by salty language, there are plenty of f-bombs. If this… Continue reading Scientology: The Jason Beghe Interviews