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Fragmentary Notes on Mark’s Gospel (chap. 2-3)

The Lord moves around to the people teaching and healing so we might see who He really is and believe rather than object.

Fragmentary Notes on Mark’s Gospel (Mark 1)

A New Year’s resolution from Mark 1: keep picking men, praying to God, preaching the gospel, and providing needs.

Highlights and Lowlights from 2017

With nothing else to do, here’s my subjective list of “top ten stories” for 2017.

Unto Us a Son Is Given!

A Savior given only to the well-off could hardly be a Savior for us all. 

Dhati Lewis’ “Among Wolves” (Book Review)

We give Dhati Lewis’ book Among Wolves 4/5 rocking chairs–a great book for reading on the porch!

Urban Apologetics 3: Collective Restoration and Well-Being

Black people know we are not physically, psychologically, socially or economically well. Sometimes people in urban communities blame Christianity with being a major player in the destruction of Black well-being.

“Simon the Cyrenian Speaks” by Countee Cullen

A gospel- and culture-inspired work from Harlem Renaissance poet Countee Cullen

Humility and Reconciliation

Biblical humility serves as the building block of reconciliation efforts.

Front Porch Gossip (21 Oct. 2017)

Some good links and tweets gathered this week!

Singleness Is Not a Curse

Don’t let marriage become an idol. Significance does not come from marriage. Significance and purpose come from the Lord Jesus Christ.

What I Believe About the Bible (A Poem)

What I believe about the Bible is really simple. It’s the basis of the Good News that’s called the Gospel. In Second Timothy, chapter three, and the seventeenth verse, The … Continue reading

#Thriving17 Main Session 2: Bryan Loritts, “Keep Going”

Keep going in the work of multi-ethnic reconciliation and church unity.

C’mon Up!