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Grappling with the Old Testament & the Reality of Story Telling

The thing about story telling is, stories must always be told in the past tense (well, unless you are writing sci-fi, but those aren’t the kind of narratives we are referencing here). 1 399 fler ord

Life Ponderings

The Book Of Enoch

Today, I would like to talk about a book that for a long time was considered a part of the bible cannon. In fact, It has been quoted in the bible by many, including Jesus. 599 fler ord

Jezza's Gift Follies

Every year for my birthday, my lovely wife always asks me ”what do you want for your birthday?”, and I always respond with a resounding ”dunno”.   450 fler ord

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National Dog Day

Then the LORD said to Noah, ”Enter the ark, you and all your household, for you alone I have seen to be righteous before Me in this time. 58 fler ord


On Not Screwing Up the Noah Story

Pete Enns’s musings about the ark museum in Kentucky have led him to propose three important road signs for navigating the story successfully. Since my REL 130 students will be grappling with this story next week, I thought I’d link to what Dr. 246 fler ord

Old Testament

Poem - healing in darkness

Consider Noah and Jonah and Jesus.
At one point, each was separated
from the rest of the world.
Through their time away
hidden they were able… 125 fler ord

Religious And Spiritual

A Little Good News And A Whole Lot Of Praise

We are sorry for not updating everyone a little sooner, things have been pretty hectic for us this past week. But we wanted to let everyone know a couple of good things that have happened recently. 554 fler ord