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The Biblical Festivals

The Biblical Festivals

For over 40 years I've been impressed and often captivated by the consistency of God's Word and witness in the entire Bible, from Genesis to Revelation. He is truly the same yesterday, today, and forever! One way of tracing this thread of witness is through the...

Revival Cycles

Revival Cycles

I was asked to share some of the insights that informed the contents of our most recent Study Guide, Awakening, with a group of seasoned believers. The presentation went well today with many questions asked and much interest expressed. Some of the material opened up...

Awakening!

Awakening!

We've just published our newest book, Awakening: The Triumph of Truth , the first study guide in Course 2 of The Joy of Christian Discipleship Series, The material in Course 2 is presented in a somewhat denser writing style and overlaps and goes beyond that found in...

Critical Theories?

Critical Theories?

It's a hot topic these days and getting hotter, especially in social justice circles. What exactly is Critical Theory, and why are so many having problems with it? Today I was asked to give a presentation of the subject from a faith-based point of view. It turns out...

Blankophobia

Blankophobia

I was invited to share with a group of mature Christians this morning about how the Gospel message relates to some of the aspects of our current society. You might be interested in how God's provision of salvation, if followed by transforming sanctification as...

Transformation 2021

Transformation 2021

Earlier today I followed through on an invitation I received last month to present to a group of about 25 mature men who are active in their churches and meet regularly on Thursday mornings. Their meetings have been all hosted safely on Zoom since COVID-19 hit. After...