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Do you want God to show up?

Anna was a widow who basically lived in church --fasting and asking God to show up. He did. Literally. As a human. And Anna got to see the promised Messiah for herself (Luke 2:36-38). __________Evan Roberts prayed for revival for eleven years, asking G...

A Creation Psalm

Psalm 8 is another orientation psalm. Note that it is deliberately ordered in a number of ways: It is bookended by the same lines: “Yahweh, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth!” The whole thing is directed at Yahweh the Creator, which is actually rare in the Psalms. The contrast between […]

Be the Light

Sometimes it feels like everything is just awful. Like things just can't get any worse.All around, we see division, anger, hatred. So much brokenness. So much injustice.Yet the Church has an opportunity in this moment. We have a chance to cast a vision...

The Violent Vineyard Owner: A Response to Paul Copan (#8)

In my previous post I addressed two of the three parables that Paul Copan argues present God in violent ways. Today I will address the third, which is the parable of a vineyard owner with hostile tenants (Matthew 21:33-41; Luke 20:9-13). This parable differs from the previous two parables. Whereas ...

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What About Jesus’ Violent Parables? A Response to Paul Copan (#7)

Copan’s Argument. In Crucifixion of the Warrior God (CWG) and Cross Vision (CV) I argue that the violent depictions of God in the OT are incompatible with the non-violent, self-sacrificial, enemy-embracing God who is fully revealed in the crucified Christ. It’s my contention that we therefore need to interpret these ...

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Podcast: Is God Fickle?

Is there anything at stake in our life? Greg balances God’s mercy and grace with the authenticity of free will. Send Questions To: Dan: @thatdankent Email: askgregboyd@gmail.com Twitter: @reKnewOrg http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_02...
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