are those your niblings or are they your siblings from your piblings?

As far as biblical words go, ἄνθρωπος (anthropos) was never a particularly controversial one. It is a rather generic word that appears almost 550 times in the Greek New Testament. This word has given us notable English words like "anthropology" and "anthropomorphic," but it never really gave us much drama or intrigue until 2011. It's … Continue reading are those your niblings or are they your siblings from your piblings?

i’m totally judging you for using that verse wrong

I've never been on Christian Mingle. I can't imagine a scenario where I ever will be on Christian Mingle. But I like to imagine that one of the questions that they ask as you are filling out your profile is "What is your life verse?" It might be trouble to match up an Ephesians 5:22 … Continue reading i’m totally judging you for using that verse wrong

what to do about nashville

In October 1978, about 200 scholars and pastors gathered in Chicago to articulate what would become known as the Chicago Statements on Biblical Inerrancy and Hermeneutics. The CSBI was made in response to growing liberalism in regards to the nature and interpretation of scripture within what we might loosely call evangelicalism. The statement had and … Continue reading what to do about nashville

the judge and the hipster guru: a lesson in reading

As far as TV goes, the confirmation hearings for a Supreme Court nominee aren't exactly must-see. It's like an episode of Shark Tank only without any of the entertainment value or ingenious inventions like this. Actually confirmation hearings are sort of like two arguing parents who use a request from their child as an opportunity to air all … Continue reading the judge and the hipster guru: a lesson in reading