The following is a part of an email exchange with a real student. He asks the question everybody is thinking … Continue reading Doesn’t Predestination Make God Unloving?
I am getting married in a few months. As I think more and more about it I get excited, and … Continue reading The First Look
I want to close off our time in Ephesians by pointing out the fact that Paul closes this letter in … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Ephesians Six and the Christian Community
In chapter 4 Paul says to the Ephesians: “So I tell you this, and insist on it in the Lord, … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Ephesians Five and the Christian Community
This week we turn to Ephesians chapter 4. Surprise surprise(!) one of Paul’s central themes in this passage is unity. … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Ephesians Four and the Christian Community
Just as he did in Chapter 2, in Chapter 3 Paul continues to elaborate on the Jew-Gentile relationship that exists … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Ephesians Three and the Christian Community
For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift … Continue reading Salvation by Works