God Among Us

The fact that Jesus came to earth to “dwell” among us, as John 1: 14 says, is an amazing fact. If we pause and contemplate the reality that among all the religions of the world there has never been such a concept as the deity humbling himself, taking on human flesh and earthly weakness, and […]

John 1:1-18

Burn Your Plastic Jesus A recent book by author Dan Kimball well explains the popular view of Christianity in Western culture. Kimball writes that “They Like Jesus, but not the Church.” It’s an interesting statement that when developed indicates that while the church’s popularity is declining among the culture, Jesus is a quite an admirable character. […]

Gospel Coalition Review

You can see my formal review of The Gospel Coalition Conference over at Christ and Pop Culture.

Working Through John

I’ve decided to make a more diligent effort to work my way through the Gospel According to John. I had been preaching it when on staff at Bigelow, but now that I am out of that practice I have let it fall off. This last week’s encouragement to “get my nose in the Book,” as […]

The Gospel Coalition Conference

A Quick Overview of The Gospel Coalition Conference, which took place April 21st-23rd, 2009.

Mohler’s Reflections on Obama’s Speech

R. Albert Mohler, President of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, has given his own reflections on President Obama’s recent speech made in Turkey, which is creating quite a stir and generating heated criticism from Christians. Mohler’s response may just surprise you, however, and would be worth reading.