“He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a remote place and rest for a while…”Mark 6:31 I’m posting this before it gets crazy! This weekend, my wife and I, along with some awesome Morningside youth leaders are “retreating” to a cabin in the woods with twenty-two teenagers. (Yes, that’s 22 middle and high … Continue reading RETREAT!!!!
I slid into the seat across from him, pulled my Southwest Salad from the bag, and unfolded a napkin. How long had it been since we talked? Looking across the table, I noticed the signs of aging on his face. I’m sure he noticed my patches of gray, too. It’s been too long. “How have … Continue reading Lunch with an Old Friend
I’m a nerd. Do you want to know how nerdy? I love reading systematic theologies. Currently, I’m working through John M. Frame’s Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Christian Belief. However, I also have Millard J. Erickson’s Christian Theology on my bookshelf, and of course Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine. (There might … Continue reading What is Systematic Theology and Why we need it?