Sabbath Justice

June 10, 2018
Summary: The issue underlying Jesus’ dispute with the Pharisees regarding Sabbath laws is similar to the controversy over American immigration laws today. Laws that are supposed to protect and provide…
Summary: Nicodemus is an enigma. Is he a spiritual seeker or a spy sent by the religious leaders to see what he could find out? We don’t know. It’s telling…


Interpreting the Bible

May 13, 2018
Summary: How do we reconcile violence in the Bible with our commitment to the Bible as our authority for life and faith? Part of the answer is the recognition that,…
Summary: Studying a foreign language is analogous to delving into the strange world of the Bible, written in different languages and cultures through thousands of years. In this respect, our…
Summary: Walking together on the endless road of engaging the Bible in response to the constantly changing challenges of our time means not treating the Bible like a one-size-fits-all instructional…