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ESSAYS & ARTICLES

ESSAYS & ARTICLES

  THE DEATH OF DISCIPLESHIP   This, I take it, is what Jesus' meant when he said to pick up our cross and follow him. Read it; I don't think you'll see the passage the same way again...or discipleship...or anything.  Article    

THE DEATH OF DISCIPLESHIP

This, I take it, is what Jesus' meant when he said to pick up our cross and follow him. Read it; I don't think you'll see the passage the same way again...or discipleship...or anything. Article

 

  THE JOY OF TRIALS   The goal of a trial is perseverance or "not quitting" whatever quitting may entail. But perseverance would be a whole lot easier if we knew when we were in a trial and that's the problem.  Article    

THE JOY OF TRIALS

The goal of a trial is perseverance or "not quitting" whatever quitting may entail. But perseverance would be a whole lot easier if we knew when we were in a trial and that's the problem. Article

 

  FORGOTTEN COURAGE    We may experience   defeat in our spiritual lives  for any number of reasons, but one we never presume is "courage," or the lack there of, and yet the Christian life hangs on this virtue.  Article

FORGOTTEN COURAGE

We may experience defeat in our spiritual lives for any number of reasons, but one we never presume is "courage," or the lack there of, and yet the Christian life hangs on this virtue. Article

  ON THE BORDERS OF CULTURE   This was written for a Catalyst conference and at the time there was still such a thing as Borders bookstore. The concepts stand, but substitute Barnes and Nobel for Borders for maximal reading pleasure.  Article    

ON THE BORDERS OF CULTURE

This was written for a Catalyst conference and at the time there was still such a thing as Borders bookstore. The concepts stand, but substitute Barnes and Nobel for Borders for maximal reading pleasure. Article

 

  THE AESTHETICS OF GOD'S SELF DISCLOSURE   This is academic if you like that sort of thing. It explains the aesthetic nature of God's self disclosure in Scripture, nature, and the person of Christ. God encompasses beauty and reveals himself in beautiful ways.  Article

THE AESTHETICS OF GOD'S SELF DISCLOSURE

This is academic if you like that sort of thing. It explains the aesthetic nature of God's self disclosure in Scripture, nature, and the person of Christ. God encompasses beauty and reveals himself in beautiful ways. Article

  MISSION IMPOSSIBLE   The Bible is 66 books but it's also  a    book with a single plot that threads throughout. That plot is God's mission in the world and it is the arrow of time and history. When we embrace that plot our lives take on plot and purpose.  Article

MISSION IMPOSSIBLE

The Bible is 66 books but it's also a book with a single plot that threads throughout. That plot is God's mission in the world and it is the arrow of time and history. When we embrace that plot our lives take on plot and purpose. Article