Category: Judaism

Send it to the Wilderness

  Watch the NT Wright video mentioned here. The piece of Jesus as Lamb of God is available here.  Sources: Roy E. Gane. Leviticus, Numbers (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2004. John E. Hartley. “Atonement, Day of”. Dictionary of the Old Testament Pentateuch. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2002. —… Continue Reading “Send it to the Wilderness”

Clothed with Christ

  Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. David A. deSilva. The Letter to the Galatians (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2018. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 1993. Gordon D. Fee. Galatians (Pentecostal Commentary Series). Blandford Forum: Deo… Continue Reading “Clothed with Christ”

What Has He Done for You Lately?

  Sources: FF Bruce. The Epistle to the Hebrews (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1964. Gareth Lee Cockerill. The Epistle to the Hebrews (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012. Paul Ellingworth. The Epistle to the Hebrews (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1993. Luke Timothy Johnson. Hebrews: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2006. Craig R. Koester. Hebrews (AYB).… Continue Reading “What Has He Done for You Lately?”

What Shall We Say Then About Abraham?

*The introduction of the sermon was not recorded, sadly. Where the recording begins is with some crowd sourcing done through Twitter, in which I asked people to summarize Romans in a single tweet, in order to show how Romans is complicated and we have… Continue Reading “What Shall We Say Then About Abraham?”

The Stones Will Cry Out

Sunday, April 14th, 2019   Sources: Darrell L. Bock. Luke (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. Luke Timothy Johnson. The… Continue Reading “The Stones Will Cry Out”

Physician, Heal Yourself

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019. “Physician, Heal Yourself” (Luke 4:21-30)   Sources: John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. John R. Donahue, S.J. & Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Mark (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2002. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press,… Continue Reading “Physician, Heal Yourself”

“He Got Up to Read”

Unfortunately, due to to technical difficulties, the audio recording of the sermon for Sunday, January 27th did not work, so here are the sermon notes. *** During the season following Epiphany, the lectionary Gospel readings in each year focus on Jesus’ early ministry, focused… Continue Reading ““He Got Up to Read””

I Have Loved You

Sunday, December 10th, 2017   Sources: Elizabeth Achtermeier. Nahum-Malachi (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1986. F. Charles Fensham. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah (NICOT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982, John Goldingay & Pamela J. Scalise. Minor Prophets II (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker, 2009. Mignon R. Jacobs. The Books of Haggai and Malachi (NICOT).… Continue Reading “I Have Loved You”

Reading the Psalms Well

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017. “Reading the Psalms Well” The video played at the end of this sermon: Sources: Leslie C. Allen. Psalms 101-150 (WBC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2002. Walter Brueggemann. Praying the Psalms: Engaging Scripture and the Life of the Spirit (Second Edition). Eugene: Cascade, 2007. Peter C.… Continue Reading “Reading the Psalms Well”

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: Eerdmans, 1983. Eugene R.… Continue Reading “Living Water”