Category: leadership

A Trustworthy Word, Pt. 6

Sunday, October 13th, 2019.   Sources: Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2001. William D. Mounce. Pastoral Epistles (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000. Philip H. Towner. The Letters to Timothy and Titus (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006. Robert Wall. 1 & 2 Timothy… Continue Reading “A Trustworthy Word, Pt. 6”

A Trustworthy Word, Pt 5

Sunday, October 6th, 2019.   Sources: Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2001. William D. Mounce. Pastoral Epistles (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000. Philip H. Towner. The Letters to Timothy and Titus (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006. Robert Wall. 1 & 2 Timothy… Continue Reading “A Trustworthy Word, Pt 5”

A Trustworthy Word, Pt 4

Sunday, September 29th, 2019.   Sources: Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2001. Ally Kateusz. Mary and Early Christian Women: Hidden Leadership. Cham: Palgrave McMillan, 2019. Craig S. Keener, Paul, Women & Wives: Marriage and Women’s Ministry in the Letters of… Continue Reading “A Trustworthy Word, Pt 4”

A Trustworthy Word, Pt. 2

Sunday, September 8th, 2019   Sources: Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2001. William D. Mounce. Pastoral Epistles (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000. Stanley E. Porter. The Apostle Paul: His Life, Thought, and Letters. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2016. Philip H. Towner. The… Continue Reading “A Trustworthy Word, Pt. 2”

A Trustworthy Word

Sunday, September 1st, 2019.   Sources: Gordon D. Fee. Listening to the Spirit in the Text. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000. — New Testament Exegesis (Third Edition). Louisville: WJK, 2002. Gordon D. Fee & Douglas Stuart. How to Read the Bible for All its Worth (3rd Ed). Grand Rapids:… Continue Reading “A Trustworthy Word”

Fall Sermon Series

The Pastoral Epistles (1 & 2 Timothy and Titus) have not featured much in my preaching. I can’t say specifically why. Perhaps it’s because of the difficult issues with critical scholarship, alleged pseudonymity (i.e., much of scholarship in the late 19th and most of… Continue Reading “Fall Sermon Series”

Sinners and Saints: Deborah and Barak

Sunday, September 30th, 2018.   Sources: Susan Niditch. Judges: A Commentary (OTL). Louisville: WJK, 2008. Tammi Schneider. Judges (Berit Olam). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2000. Barry G. Webb. The Book of Judges (NICOT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012. K. Lawson Younger Jr. Judges/Ruth (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2002.

Sinners & Saints: Eli

Sunday, September 16th, 2018.   Sources: Robert D. Bergen. 1, 2 Samuel (NAC). Nashville: B&H, 2002. Keith Bodner. National Insecurity: A Primer on the First Book of Samuel. Toronto: Clements, 2003. Walter Brueggemann. First and Second Samuel (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1988. — Ichabod Toward Home: The Journey of God’s… Continue Reading “Sinners & Saints: Eli”

A Solitary Place

Sources: John R. Donahue, S.J. & Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Mark (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2002. R.T. France. The Gospel of Mark. (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. William L. Lane. The Gospel According to Mark (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1974. Francis J. Moloney. The Gospel of Mark:… Continue Reading “A Solitary Place”

A New Teaching with Authority

Sources: John R. Donahue, S.J. & Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Mark (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2002. R.T. France. The Gospel of Mark. (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. David E. Garland. Mark. (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. Robert A. Guelich. Mark 1-8:26 (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1989.   William… Continue Reading “A New Teaching with Authority”