Daily Archives: 6 Aug 2011
The Apostle to the Gentiles knew quite well- and says quite profoundly in his letter to the Romans- If God is for us, who can be against us? He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up … Continue reading
This looks fantastic: In God of the Living, noted biblical scholars Reinhard Feldmeier and Hermann Spieckermann provide a comprehensive theology of the God of the Christian Bible. A remarkable achievement, God of the Living joins together the very best of … Continue reading
Via Paul Flesher The Targums: A Critical Introduction, Paul V.M. Flesher and Bruce Chilton Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2011 –A new introduction to the Targums of more than 500 pages, covering Targums to the Pentateuch, to the Prophets and … Continue reading
This week the question is asked. Some of the java giant’s New York City coffee shops are cutting off customers who mistake the cafes for a home office … Is Starbucks justified in cracking down on parasitical laptop loafers? Some … Continue reading
Look what you’ve done, Congress, look what you’ve done! We despise you!
Let the children of God remember that all sin is mortal, because it is rebellion against the will of God, and necessarily provokes his anger; and because it is a violation of the Law, against every violation of which, without … Continue reading
ἡ ἐπιθυμία συλλαβοῦσα τίκτει ἁμαρτίαν, ἡ δὲ ἁμαρτία ἀποτελεσθεῖσα ἀποκύει θάνατον. (Jam 1:15)
In the opinion of MJ Rosenberg, New laws aim to make democracy subservient to the orthodox religious beliefs of a minority of citizens. He so truthfully observes Netanyahu has no interest in negotiations. What he wants is to prevent the … Continue reading
Look what happened to poor J.R. Daniel Kirk– his blog is infected with malware and google searches point folk looking for erectile dysfunction medicines right to him: Conversely, my WordPress hosted blog is protected from such wickedness: But then on … Continue reading
@DavidMuirABC tweets #BREAKING AP: Majority of those killed in helicopter crash from Navy SEAL Team 6 @martharaddatz reports tonight @abcworldnews #Afghanistan The wicked Taliban will rejoice.
From Facebook, where I’m friends with Brandon, one of our Church kids (and I call him a kid even though he’s married to a wonderful wife and they have a beautiful little girl). I’ve known him most of his life … Continue reading
“What is of man uses manipulation to conform. What is of God uses implantation to transform.” — AW Tozer
Nothing says more about the spirit of a Church than its treatment of children. So would your church tell someone to leave because their child was autistic? I have been asked to leave church more than once because my son … Continue reading
To be one who trusts God and is holy – that is to be a Christian. – Huldrych Zwingli