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The Case of Missing Corpses: Alexander the Great and Jesus

Alexander Paved the Way for a King He Did Not Know

MLK’s “True Revolution of Values” Begins with the Mercy of the Cross

“The First Hope in Our Inventory Must Be the Hope that Love is Going to Have the Last Word.”

The Faith That Possesses Nothing (and Everything): Bo Giertz’s Faith Alone

“What Then Would Carry Us to God? What Would Be Able to Make a Bridge Over the Bottomless Abyss?”

Law and Gospel in Youth Ministry

So grateful to Rooted for inviting me to give this presentation back in August, which went public today. Hopefully the content applies beyond any specific age group!


The Top Theology Books of 2020

Paul and the Power of Grace, Reading While Black, and more!

The Law of Advent and the Gospel of Christmas

“Cheery and Bright Have Taken the Year Off.”

Hey John! Why are You Baptizing Us?

John Was a Puzzle, and Officialdom Wanted to Know More about Him.

The Only Gift That God Receives

What Do You Get the Person Who Has Everything?

Tech Support and the Incarnation

I Panicked. I Began To Sweat. I Shouted Statements Like “Come Now, Jesus!”

Mary Didn’t Know

The Mother of God fears her baby boy is crazy.

Advent and the Beginning of the Good News

What Would Christmas Be Like If We Only Had Mark’s Gospel?

Apocalypse Now! (and Always and Forever)

The End of the Age has Come because in Christ the Ends of the Ages have Met