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NT Wright on Prayer & Holiness

I’ve been reading N.T. Wright’s book, After you Believe: Why Christian Character Matters. I keep returning to his discussion of Romans 8:12-17. Absolutely beautiful! My systematic theology professor, use to say our generation had one of the most under-developed eschatological visions ever. 521 more words

Growth

“You are not oiling the wheels of a machine that’s about to roll over a cliff. You are not restoring a great painting that’s shortly going to be thrown into the fire.

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God's Divine Sorrow

When horrible things happen in this life, how do we cope?  What do we do?  One of God’s provisions in the sufferings of this fallen world is that we experience personal, intervening comfort from God through the form of others and his Holy Spirit. 708 more words

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NT Wright and Team Duke

NT Wright is on his annual trek across America (brave man).  Check out his early stop at Duke for this hour and a half panel discussion with Douglas Campbell, Susan Eastman, Richard Hays, and J. 18 more words

Keith Jagger

To: Michael W. Smith

Dear Mr. Smith,

Sheesh, that sounds at once formal and vague. I can see part of the reason your friends use “Smitty” instead. But don’t worry; I won’t. 1,119 more words

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Trinity 3: Spirit

Aaaargh….   Failed to blog for ages.  Bother.  I think there was a set of posts on the Trinity I meant to finish.

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