Daily Archives: 10 Sep 2016

Those So Called ‘Non Denominational’ Churches: An Observation

If the church you attend is so ashamed of its denominational heritage that it doesnt have it in the name, flee Sodom.  Non denominational churches don’t exist any more than lemon free lemonade exists.  No church just springs up out … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Theology

Crowds, Jesus and Jocks

Watching jocks walk through clamoring crowds who pine with outstretched hands just to touch them is as close as you’ll ever get to seeing what people were like around Jesus. Think about that a few seconds.

Posted in Modern Culture

Has Anyone Done a Comparative Study of Israelite Pottery and Symbolic Meaning?

This tweet made me wonder:

Posted in Archaeology

A Lifelong Republican Refuses to Vote Trump

Here’s why (in part) I am saddened to write this opinion piece, but after much thought, I must. In my long life I have never voted for a Democrat for president. That will change this year. The country can survive … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

The Bee Stings the Scripture-less Pulpiteers

Local pastor Adam Davis dutifully carries his leather-bound Bible to the pulpit every Sunday morning, and then proceeds to preach for twenty-five minutes without ever opening or referencing the book, sources confirmed Saturday. “It’s a really nice looking Bible,” one … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

It’s Both Appalling and Disgusting…

That on academic discussion lists these days you are actually free to talk about a book you’ve never read!  And people take you seriously!

Posted in Modern Culture

As The Normalization of Deviance Continues… As Predicted

I mentioned this story the other day and sure enough, it hasn’t taken long for the act to be addressed in an attempt to normalize it. Disgusted by incest? Genetic Sexual Attraction is real and on the rise. It’s interesting … Continue reading

Posted in Total Depravity

It’s Time To End All Male Panels at Academic Conferences

Sign the pledge, academic friends, asserting that you will not serve on a panel at an academic conference which fails to include at least one woman (besides the chair). “At a public conference I won’t serve on a panel of … Continue reading

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Well OK Then….

Indonesian villagers dig up dead relatives and dress them up http://dailym.ai/2cn2bgt   (via the twitter).

Posted in bizarre news

Is This the True ‘Devil’s Triangle’?

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Luther Laments Contempt of Preaching

In discussions with friends around the table, Martin Luther observed “It was said in Lochau that six hundred of the richest parishes in the diocese of Würzburg are vacant. He [Luther] commented, “This will have bad consequences. It will happen … Continue reading

Posted in Luther

And Looking Very Much Forward To It

Via Richard *The Disco King* Goode- I am, however, not as odd as Ezekiel.  I promise…

Posted in Conferences, Modern Culture

Want a Copy? Win a Copy!

This fantastic video produced by the Christian History Institute can be yours if you’re the lucky winner.  To win, you simply need to enter by Sharing this post on your twitter feed, Facebook page, or blog (and you have to … Continue reading

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