Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Whole Sweep of Scripture

N.T. Wright on reading Scripture. HT: Ross Shannon/Patrick Schreiner How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord Is laid for your faith in his excellent word! Advertisements

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My Favorite Classes at Southern Seminary

I graduated from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in May. It’s hard to measure the impact of an experience like seminary so soon, so I’m not going to attempt that here. I just want to list my favorite classes from … Continue reading

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Gratitude & Humility: Well, You Did Build Something

What do you have that you did not receive?  An honest answer to that question will do much to cultivate genuine gratitude and humility.  There’s great value in recognizing that we’ve never deserved anything from God, our deeds have never merited a … Continue reading

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Gratitude & Humility: You Didn’t Build That

What do you have that you did not receive? I’ve had to ask myself that question over and over since I heard C.J. Mahaney preach a sermon on it awhile back.  He asked the question repeatedly, quoting it from 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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