Mary’s Rise to Power

This week, we are going to do something different in the show. We are going to kick off a tangential series called the Coffee House Symposium. In this series, I will read a theological paper. Then, if you have any questions or comments about it, you can respond to this post or email me throughContinue reading “Mary’s Rise to Power”

Sermon: Our Blessed Hope

Text: Titus 2:11-14 Theme: The Christian should live a godly life now, because of Christ’s past and future appearing. Introduction: You may have heard the phrase, “Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” This phrase is actually a paraphrase of what George Santayana wrote in his book The Life of Reason.Continue reading “Sermon: Our Blessed Hope”

The Council of the Gods

We now are going to take the plunge into the council of the gods! We will begin with a short story that I’ve composed from the legends of Ugarit called the Ba’al Cycle. After that, we will trace our way carefully through the Scriptures following the theme of the infamous Sons of God. Walking intoContinue reading “The Council of the Gods”

The Origin of the Gods

Welcome back. This week, we are continuing our venture into what the Bible says about the supernatural. This is a continuation of the series YHWH: God of the Gods. In this episode, we are going to answer the question: where did the gods come from? We will start with a short story from Phoenicia thatContinue reading “The Origin of the Gods”

YHWH: God of the Gods

This is a brand new series for my podcast! Gathering feed back from my last series, I’ve tried to up my energy level in my recording and I’ve tried to add some extra stories to make it more interesting. This series will explore the gods of the ancient world in relation to the Old Testament.Continue reading “YHWH: God of the Gods”

The Kingdom Covenants Part 3: Gentiles in the New Covenant

Finally, we will look at how we, gentile believers, fit into the kingdom program of God. The Author of Hebrews has a lengthy discussion on how Christ came to mediate the New Covenant. Jesus died in order to forgive our sins. By his gracious forgiveness, we are made righteous enough so that we may enterContinue reading “The Kingdom Covenants Part 3: Gentiles in the New Covenant”

Did God Really Give Us the Bible?

This sermon explores the question of whether or not it is reasonable that we can claim the Bible as inspired. We are often presented with emotional or illogical reasons for why the Bible is inspired. This sermon is an effort to understand if we do indeed have a logical reason for claiming that the 66Continue reading “Did God Really Give Us the Bible?”