Happy Feet Takes a Slap at Religious Establishment

Missy and I watched the movie “Happy Feet” tonight. I am know I am probably behind the curve but I couldn’t help but notice the subtle slaps at Christianity and religious establishments in general. The upstart little penguin (Mumbles) bucks the elder penguin’s system. The elders say that if you try something new you doom […]

The Resurgence Greek Project (aka – zhubert)

I wanted to mention an outstanding resource on the web. Zhubert, now called The Resurgence Greek Project is like having a powerful piece of Bible language software free on the web. He has laid out the entire new testament in greek with lots of nice roll over functions including individual word parsing, literal translation, etc. […]

Luther on Discipleship

H/T to Dietrich Bonhoeffer for pointing this one out from God’s viewpoint: Discipleship is not limited to what you can comprehend – it must transcend all comprehension. Plunge into the deep waters beyond your own comprehension, and I will help you to comprehend even as I do. Bewilderment is the true comprehension. Not to know […]

Is the Bible Anti-Family? Part 3

We continue working through Pearlstein’s assertion that the Bible is anti-family. Here is the next argument in his article, Most of us would say that incest is against the interests of the family. Yet Lot, whom the Bible considers to be a very good man, had sex with his two daughters (Genesis 19:33-36); and there […]

Pavarotti, D. James Kennedy, and Steve Faucett?

We are reminded that life on earth is only a vapor. Pavarotti dead at 71 D. James Kennedy dead at 76 (H/T to n Adam Gonnerman for brining this to our attention). Steve Faucett missing for three days. We need to pray that he would survive whatever has happened to him and that it might […]

Nominal Christianity

In a previous post, I mentioned 10 ways to be a nominal Christian. There are some who believe that because Jesus is the way, truth and life, and the only way to the Father that they must wear the name “Christian.” Christianity is more like a name tag rather than a lifestyle. Keep it on […]