Monthly Archives: March 2017

Book Review: Paul and Gender

Cynthia Long Westfall. Paul and Gender: Reclaiming the Apostle’s Vision for Men and Women in Christ. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2016. “Of making many books there is no end” (Eccl. 12:12). Sometimes this is how it feels with the debates … Continue reading

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How Then Were Your Eyes Opened?

Sunday, March 26th, 2017. “How Then Were Your Eyes Opened?” (John 9)   Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John I-XII. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of John. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1983. Eugene R. Fairweather. The Meaning … Continue reading

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Living Water

Sunday, March 19th, 2017. Living Water (John 4)   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition). (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1999. Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John I-XII. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of John. Grand Rapids: … Continue reading

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Water and Spirit

Sunday, March 12th, 2017. Water and Spirit (John 3:1-17)   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition). (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1999. Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John I-XII. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of John. Grand … Continue reading

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40 Days

Sunday, March 5th, 2017 (Lent 1). 40 Days (Matthew 4:1-11)   Sources: Walter Brueggemann. Genesis (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1982. Eugene R. Fairweather. The Meaning and Message of Lent. New York: Harper, 1962. R.T. France. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007. Victor P. … Continue reading

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