January 17, 2018

Who’s Afraid of Bart Ehrman?

UPDATE: A substantial response to and critique of Ehrman's views on textual criticism can be found in this essay by evangelical New Testament Greek scholar Daniel Wallace. Bart Ehrman is rapidly rising up the list of names … [Continue reading...]

Divorce, Remarriage and The Gospel 5: Jesus

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 1 Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 2: A Map For the Road Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 3: One More Question Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 4: The Law and The Prophets And her … [Continue reading...]

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 4: The Law and The Prophets

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 1 Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 2: A Map For the Road Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 3: One More Question The old covenant law has many mentions of divorce. Only a few of these … [Continue reading...]

A Guide For The Cussin’ Christian by leif rigney

With all the discussion of the horrors of bad language being tossed around the reformed Baptist watchblogosphere these days, I hate to tell everyone that the final word on this matter was written long ago, in the dim mists of time … [Continue reading...]

Tom Servo! Save Us!

My DaVinci Code Review. (Thanks to Nathan Bell for the Photoshops.) I was going to write a review that attempted to be a coherent narrative, but considering we are talking about The DaVinci Code, one of the worst movies I've … [Continue reading...]

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 3: One More Question

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 1 Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 2: A Map For the Road On my way to the post office this morning, I got to thinking about Bible study- the #1 hobby of serious American evangelicals- and a … [Continue reading...]

Divorce, Remarriage and The Gospel 2: A Map For The Road

Divorce, Remarriage and the Gospel 1 Before we take on this topic, I want to spend some time preparing to use the Bible correctly. It won't be acceptable to simply pick passages and read one of them authoritatively. This is a … [Continue reading...]

Review: Confessions of a Reformission Rev by Mark Driscoll

For those who dream of seeing the gospel take new root in a postmodern, pagan America, Mark Driscoll has written a superb, exciting and impressively helpful book. A few days ago I read an interview with Covenant Life Church … [Continue reading...]

Divorce, Remarriage and The Gospel: Part 1

His name was Charles, and he worked with the Boy Scouts in our state. A troop was starting to use our building, and I was the staff liaison. Charles and I met together every month, and I found out that he was a Baptist preacher … [Continue reading...]

How much is too much?

How far is too far in using creative methods to "reach" people? Tom Ascol has been posting some good posts about some of the more extreme forms of sincere, but outlandish pragmatism to be found in the cause of church growth and … [Continue reading...]