Category Archives: Romans

Room for Disagreement(?)

Sunday, September 4th, 2016. “Room for Disagreement(?)” (Romans 14:1-4, 12-19) Sources: Michael Bird & Brian Rosner (eds.). Mending a Fractured Church: How to Seek Unity with Integrity. Bellingham: Lexham Press, 2015. Gordon D. Fee. The First Epistle to the Corinthians (Revised Edition) (NICNT). … Continue reading

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You Asked for it: Nahum

Sunday May 29th, 2016. “You Asked For It: Nahum” (Nahum 1:1-7)   Sources: David W. Baker. “Nahum, Book of”. Dictionary of the Old Testament Prophets. Mark J. Boda & J. Gordon McConville (eds.). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2012. John Goldingay & … Continue reading

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Encountering Jesus: Joanna

Sunday, November 15th, 2015. Encountering Jesus: Joanna (Luke 8:1-3) Sources: Richard Bauckham. Gospel Women: Studies in the Named Women in the Gospels. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. Linda Belleville. “Ἰουνίαν… ἐπίσημοι ἐν τοῖς ἀποστόλοις: A Re-examination of Romans 16.7 in Light of Primary Source Materials”. NTS. … Continue reading

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Consider Abraham

Sunday, May 10th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 5: Consider Abraham (Galatians 3:1-14). Sources: Daniel I. Block. Deuteronomy (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012. Walter Brueggemann. Genesis (Interpretation). Louisvile: WJK, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The … Continue reading

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Back to Basics, Pt. 1: What is the Gospel?

Sunday, January 11, 2015. “Back to Basics, Pt. 1: What is the Gospel?” (1 Cor. 15:1-8)   Sources: Richard B. Hays. First Corinthians (Int.). Louisville: WJK, 1997. Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. … Continue reading

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A (Sort of) Book Review: Unlocking Romans

J. R. Daniel Kirk. Unlocking Romans: Resurrection and the Justification of God. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008). Daniel Kirk is quickly becoming one of my favourite authors. His Jesus Have I Loved, But Paul? (review here) was mind boggling good. Unlocking Romans, Kirk’s first … Continue reading

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Be a Blessing

Sunday, May 4th, 2014. “Be a Blessing” (Genesis 12:1-8, Romans 4:17-25)   Sources: John Goldingay. Old Testament Theology Vol. 1: Israel’s Gospel. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2003. J. R. Daniel Kirk. Unlocking Romans: Resurrection and the Justification of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, … Continue reading

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