Ever have a day when you’re feeling under the weather? Of course. We all do. I’m not talking about major life threatening, serious, or dangerous medical conditions. That’s a different story. I’m talking about the annoying but self-limiting little backaches, headaches, stomachaches, coughs, allergies, pulled muscles, poison ivy, etc., that virtually all of us getContinue reading “Bleh.”


I’m really looking forward to attending this virtual conference later this week. CBE International – the largest of the organizations hosting the conference – says this about itself: “CBE International (CBE) is a nonprofit organization of Christian men and women who believe that the Bible, properly interpreted, teaches the fundamental equality of men and womenContinue reading “Conference”

God’s Multi-Ethnic Kingdom

My church teaches, and I agree, that God intends His kingdom to be inclusive of all races and ethnicities. We have had sermons, classes, book study groups, and other teachings on Biblical evidence that God wants us to love one another as brothers and sisters in Christ without regard for race or ethnicity (e.g., GalatiansContinue reading “God’s Multi-Ethnic Kingdom”

Morning Prayer

“God, help me to see people with Your eyes. As I go about my day, help me to view the world around me through the lens of eternity. May my actions today be rooted in Your plans for a new heaven and new earth.” Amen.


The class I’m taking on Revelation is quite a study. This week’s lecture was about five different ways that the Book of Revelation has been understood by various theologians throughout history, with examples of each: two “Preterist” ways of reading it, and Historicist, Idealist, and Futurist My brain already hurt by that point. Fortunately theContinue reading “Studying”