Jaredd, I gave a Twitter-length answer on our Twitter thread, but this may be a better format. There’s no need to wrap your mind around how I’d measure the effect, because I have no intention to do so. I do find immense value in asking questions, though, even if they are uncomfortable. In this case, […]
While the US national media allows our less-than-ideal race relations issues to have a moment of attention, I couldn’t help but wonder whatever happened to all that reconciliation stuff us dudes were supposed to have learned in Promise Keepers back in the late 90s/early 00s.
For those who celebrated Thanksgiving, I hope you’re all recovering well from the turkey hangover. It looks like I’ll be the proud owner of a new (beginner’s) mandolin on Tuesday. Do any of you play? I think I’m going to have to start learning a bunch of Irish music.
What is your dissertation about?
I was just musing over the idea that I would gladly trade much of the leadership coursework I had in seminary for more history and hermeneutics. Shea’s answers are, of course, the correct ones. – I read something sad today. I followed the Jolly Blogger back in the days when we used to read those. […]
It takes a special kind of stupid to make a law against feeding homeless people.
Looks like that church in Seattle we aren’t supposed to talk about is going to close after cutting loose all its satellites. So ends a tragic tale.
Question: Other than Merton, who is a Catholic writer every protestant or evangelical should read?
I don’t know much (um, anything) about Molinism. I do like the mental idea of infinite (parallel?) universes applying to theological thinking, though. Each universe is one in an infinite series, with God being some entitiy outside that series but able to interact with each. Of course, if you’re a fan of open theism, you […]
I haven’t followed apologetics circles for a long time, but one person I remembered and got to meet at the Cornerstone fest was Gretchen Passantino (later Coburn). It was a shock to learn today that she suffered a heart attack and died on Oct. 2. Her family is rallying around her husband, Pat, who has […]