Terrifying visions of beasts, animals, and tribulations fill the second half of Daniel. What does the first half, and the example of Daniel and the Three, teach us about life in these turbulent times?
Continue reading “Life in the Diaspora”
Every Tuesday, I want to review (briefly) the books that I read the week before by sharing a few key insights, helpful quotes, or encouraging arguments.
Continue reading “BookWerms (10/21-10/27)”
Every Monday, I want to post a little bit of what I read in the Bible the week prior (and the Bibles I was reading that material in!)
Continue reading “Tolle Lege (10/28-11/3)”
A collection of helpful blog posts (both mine and those from the web!) posted this week.
Continue reading “Weekly Recap (10/21-10/27)”
Paul has now thoroughly warned Timothy about the life of the false teachers, going so far as to specifically name two. Now, he turns his sights toward explaining proper Christian life (now that he knows what improper Christian life looks like).
Continue reading “Timothy Thursday: I Timothy 2:1-7”
November is coming – therefore, it is almost time to vote! Christians around the nation are tempted to place their faith in leaders rather than God, but Daniel offers a helpful corrective.
Continue reading “A Prayer for Voters (Daniel 2:20-21)”
A weekly recap of my blog posts and other helpful links!
Continue reading “ICYMI and Other Helpful Links”
Paul has charged Timothy to hold fast to love in contrast to the leaders who have lost themselves to vain speculation; coached him on the proper use of the Law; and has explained his own view of his ministry. Now, Paul brings this all to sharp focus with specific examples.
Continue reading “Timothy Thursday: 1 Timothy 18-20”
In the previous two weeks, Paul has explained the proper charge of the pastor, and the tools needed to be faithful to that charge and has explained the proper use of the Law, which the false teachers do not seem to be grasping. In the next couple of verses, Paul reflects on his own ministry and relationship with Jesus.
Continue reading “Timothy Thursday: I Timothy 1:12-18”
After the response I received on my first post detailing my interactions with the Bible, I thought it would be worth revisiting the subject and posting more regularly about what I am reading in the Bible and how I am reading it.
Continue reading “My Current Interactions with the Bible 10/8”