Tag: Word of God

Remaking “Word of God Unplugged”

…some Christians have become so accustomed to baby food that they no longer desire the stronger food.   —J. Scott Duvall, J. Daniel Hays, and Kevin J. Vanhoozer and Mark L. Strauss, Grasping God’s Word, Kindle location 51 Several years ago I started something I called “Word of God Unplugged” (WOGU) as...

Matthew 28:18–By the authority vested in me…

And one thing is for sure; when Jesus spoke to his eleven disciples there was not a single ordained pastor, Sunday-school teacher, song leader, church board member, televangelist, Christian aid worker, Christian musician, Christian author, or any other sort of "high-profile" Christian worker among them. They were just ordinary...

Law and Love — Moses and Jesus

Today’s entry is somewhat short simply because I want to emphasize one simple and important truth–and not bog it down or drown it with too much “other stuff.” For the law was given through Moses, but God’s unfailing love and faithfulness came through Jesus Christ…He has revealed God to...

Shame

Job 11:13-18 – “Yet if you devote your heart to him and stretch out your hands to him, if you put away the sin that is in your hand and allow no evil to dwell in your tent, then you will lift up your face without shame; you will...

You know you make me wanna SHOUT!

Who are you?  What do you do?  Why are you hear?   These are questions I get asked all the time.  If I were, in reality, the person most people assume me to be, I would be an Australian on perpetual vacation in a foreign country!   In the...

God Said…

It is the Word of God that creates the world.  God spoke…and it was…and it was good.   More important than the actual time involved in the creation is the question as to how this world came to be....