Study Notes: Gospel Lesson, Luke 24:36-49

Friends, A new feature I will try to practice for a while. I have decided that I will follow the Lectionary readings for a while in 2009 for my preaching schedule. As I study and prepare each week, I will post my notes here at the blog for anyone to partake of. It will vary… Continue reading Study Notes: Gospel Lesson, Luke 24:36-49

A Reformed Revival: Critiquing a Short Paragraph Uttered by Uber-Evangelical Paul Washer

Friends, Paul Washer is a preacher. I hear about him seemingly everywhere. Many hail him as the latest in a long line prophetic preachers who are going to change the world with their powerful voice by calling the church to reform. He is hailed as being extremely orthodox, although others have pointed out some inconsistencies … Continue reading A Reformed Revival: Critiquing a Short Paragraph Uttered by Uber-Evangelical Paul Washer

Thoughts on Kindness: (W)Right Again!

Friends, These are simply brilliant thoughts from NT Wright on Kindness: “The key word, of course, is ‘love,’ and much has been written about that in itself. But I want to draw attention to something else–something often ignored in the clamor for better and clearer rules of Christian behavior: that we should be positively kind… Continue reading Thoughts on Kindness: (W)Right Again!

Tom Wright on Scripture

Friends, This week I am reading another book by NT Wright. This week it is Simply Christian. I am enjoying reading about faith from his perspective and I am finding myself nodding in agreement with much of what he has written. On the other hand, I am also finding him agreeing with much of what… Continue reading Tom Wright on Scripture