Tag Archive: creation

Just Be Who You Are!

For the past two Christmases, someone decided it was a good idea to do made-for-TV renditions of favorite children’s dramas. Two years ago it was The Sound of Music, and this year, Peter… Continue reading

Criticize by Creating

“I criticize by creating something beautiful.” (attributed to Michelangelo) I really like this quote, shared in a recent sermon by Evertt Huffard, dean of the Harding School of Theology, my alma mater.  In a… Continue reading

Women in Ministry (Part Three)

Scot McKnight, The Blue Parakeet, Chapter 14, Silencing the Blue Parakeet (1), and Chapter 15, Silencing the Blue Parakeet (2) Regardless of the undeniable fact that women were active in ministry in the… Continue reading

Women in Ministry (Part Two)

Scot McKnight, The Blue Parakeet, Chapter 12, What Did Women Do in the Old Testament and Chapter 13, What Did Women Do in the New Testament McKnight begins by questioning the whole way… Continue reading

God’s Grand Story

Scot McKnight, The Blue Parakeet, Chapter 5: The Plot of the Wiki-Stories Next McKnight describes the five-part plot of the biblical Story.  This is the thematic Story that is continually reinterpreted and retold… Continue reading