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Housekeeping (another non-post post)

Ok, I’ve been a little bit more quiet than usual, apologies to those waiting (particularly since I left the science and religion Friday on a bit of a cliff hanger). It’s been a particularly crazy week last week. This week is looking no better as I have numerous application packets that need to be sent…

Introducing: Foundational Doctrines

It’s come to my attention that some of my posts have gotten away, to an extent, from the intent of this blog. My hope is to bring theology from the academic world to the everyday people in the pews. However, something I need to acknowledge is that not everyone is at the same place. Thus…

100 Posts and a Thank you

I just wanted to stop now that I’ve already had 100 posts and thank everyone who has been part of this blog or supported me in some way. Also, if you’re curious I can give you the stats since February when I started this blog. As of the time of writing there have been 265…

Prayer for a friend

I preached a sermon yesterday (will post links when the audio is up, so those interested can get it), and was a bit too busy beforehand and worn out afterward to have a post ready for today. I’ll pick up difficult passages again next week. Sorry for the slight hiatus. In the meantime, feel free…

Originally posted on ristnews:
George Medley (PhD Student, Systematic Theology) will present his paper on: “The Defined End for the Undefined Present: Defining Wolfhart Pannenberg’s Theology of History in Terms of a Single Unified Contingent Series” Abstract: Some of the more frequently discussed aspects of Wolfhart Pannenberg’s Theology of History include Pannenberg’s assertion that even…

My take on the “Statement of the Traditional Southern Baptist understanding of God’s Plan for Salvation”

If you are not a member of the Southern Baptist Convention (now aka Great Commission Baptist), the following blog post may not seem to apply to your own particular situation, but as the largest protestant denomination in America with an extensive missionary force, through the International Mission Board (IMB) in cooperation with local/national denominations, what…