The apostle Paul taught generosity, and here is an outline of a lecture I give on Paul’s teaching about generosity. Romans 15:14–29 brings up the collection of the poor saints in Jerusalem. The principal passages are 1 Cor 16:1–4, 2 Cor 8––9, and Romans 15 here. Based on this pa…
Today I begin a new series I will develop. Many today claim they are in a “phase of deconstruction.” I have not been able to determine just exactly wha…
In the history of Protestant and Catholic theology, ahem polemics, the word “works” has carried some hefty weights for the task of expressing theology …
What about Inspiration? One of the most discussed terms about the Bible is inspiration, a term used only one time in the Bible and which is usually tra…
I have been asked by a number of church leaders if the approach we are advocating for an approach to allegations, which we call survivor-sensitive or s…
This week will be a special week because so much will be fresh and new. Here are the questions for each day’s conversation on this Substack newsletter.…
O God, because without you we are not able to please you, mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through …
Good morning, friends! The joy of a local library: How grateful I am for Reuben McMillan, Andrew Carnegie, and all those librarians who recognized and …
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