Category Archives: prophets

Rise and Shine

Sunday, January 5th, 2020.   Sources: John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy … Continue reading

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Immanuel

One of the delightful things about the New Testament is that we have 4 storytellers, 4 evangelists, recount the story of Jesus, and each has their own distinctive way of presenting the same narrative of the life, death, and resurrection … Continue reading

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The Stump of Jesse (Advent 2)

Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 1-39 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec … Continue reading

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Swords into Plowshares (A Sermon for Advent 1)

  This is what Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem: 2 In the last days the mountain of the Lord’s temple will be established     as the highest of the mountains; it will be exalted above the hills,     and all nations will … Continue reading

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Sinners & Saints: Elijah

Sunday, November 18th, 2018   Sources: Simon DeVries. 1 Kings (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2004. Richard D. Nelson. First and Second Kings (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1987. Marvin Sweeney. I & II Kings (OTL). Louisville: WJK, 2007. Jerome T. Walsh. 1 Kings (Berit Olam). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1996.

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Sinners & Saints: Habakkuk

Sunday, October 14th, 2018.   Sources: Elizabeth Achtemeier. Nahum-Malachi (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1986. Wilda C.M. Gafney. Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah (Wisdom Commentary). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2017. John Goldingay and Pamela J. Scalise. Minor Prophets II (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker, 2009. Ralph L. Smith. Micah-Malachi (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1984. … Continue reading

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Sinners & Saints: The Prophet Jeremiah

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018.   Sources: Dianne Bergant. Lamentations (AOTC). Nashville: Abingdon, 2003. Walter Brueggemann. A Commentary on Jeremiah: Exile and Homecoming. Grand Rapids: Eerdman, 1998. Peter C. Craigie, Page H. Kelley, & Joel F. Drinkard, Jr. Jeremiah 1-25 (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, … Continue reading

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