As I’ve been preaching through Luke, the two most helpful books/commentaries for me have been the Moody Gospel Commentary on Luke and NT (Tom) Wright’s short little book, Luke For Everyone. The Moody Commentary is scholarly, concise and utterly usable. It doesn’t give me preaching points and illustrations nor does it get bogged down in[…]
From Luke 19… Then Jesus entered the Temple and began to drive out the merchants from their stalls. He told them, “The Scriptures declare, `My Temple will be a place of prayer,’ but you have turned it into a den of thieves.” Don‚Äôt think that Jesus was upset by the merchandizing- by the buying and[…]
My son and a very pretty friend… I think I see the way things are going to go for him. 🙂
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From Pearls Before Swine. Funny stuff… read it!
Luke 19– manuscript here.
I am seriously enjoying Brian’s new book, The Secret Message of Jesus. I think this is going to become a staple of spiritual exploration groups for evergreen. There’s a quality of Brian’s writing and thought that’s hard to describe, but even beyond that, he’s doing a masterful job of describing the message and methodology of[…]
Here’s an article I wrote a couple years ago… Just some thoughts as we approach Good Friday. Don‚Äôt Forget To Grieve I once attended a Good Friday service where the pastor encouraged us to look at Good Friday positively, to see the crucifixion through ‚ÄúEaster eyes.‚Äù I could only shake my head at this massive[…]
“We have a totally flat leadership structure… it’s just standing up on end.”- Dean Christensen