Month: September 2015

Encountering Jesus: Zacchaeus

Sunday, September 27th, 2015. Encoutering Jesus: Zacchaeus (Luke 19:1-10)   Sources: Darrell L. Bock.  Luke (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. I. Howard Marshall. Luke: Historian and Theologian. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1971. Robert H. Stein. Luke (NAC). Nashville:… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: Zacchaeus”

Encountering Jesus: Simon the Pharisee and the Sinful Woman

Sunday, September 20, 2015. Encountering Jesus: Simon the Pharisee and the Sinful Woman (Luke 7:39-50)   Sources: Darrell L. Bock.  Luke (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. NT Wright. Jesus and the Victory of God. Minneapolis: Fortress,… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: Simon the Pharisee and the Sinful Woman”

Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 3: Genesis

obfuscate [ob-fuh-skeyt, ob-fuhs-keyt] verb (used with object), obfuscated, obfuscating. 1. to confuse, bewilder, or stupefy. 2. to make obscure or unclear: to obfuscate a problem with extraneous information. 3. to darken. To this, I would add: 4. Raymond C. Ortlund Jr. “Male-Female Equality and Male Headship:… Continue Reading “Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 3: Genesis”

Encountering Jesus: The Syrophoenician Woman

Sunday, September 13th, 2015. Encountering Jesus: The Syrophoenician Woman (Mark 7:24-30)   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. R.T. France. The Gospel of Mark. (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. — The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007. David E. Garland. Mark. (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996.… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: The Syrophoenician Woman”

Encountering Jesus: Nathanael

Sunday, September 6th, 2015. Encountering Jesus: Nathanael (John 1:43-51)   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition). (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1999. Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of John. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1983. Craig… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: Nathanael”

Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 2: John Piper’s Vision

Before this, please read the housekeeping stuff first. *** Not all articulations of complementarianism are the same. Labels are always difficult, and within this umbrella of views called complementarianism there are varying nuances and differing terminology, and important distinctions. Definitions and clarifications are often… Continue Reading “Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 2: John Piper’s Vision”

Go(o)d News

Sunday, August 30th 2015. “Go(o)d News” (Isaiah 40-42)   Sources: John Goldingay. The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah: An Introduction & Commentary. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1993. NT Wright. The New Testament and the… Continue Reading “Go(o)d News”