I've spent the last decade in theological training and now want to share my thoughts with the world. I went on a writing hiatus for a few years due to PhD work. Now that I'm almost done, I will be writing about all that I learned through those years. Please enjoy and thanks for the visit!

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BLDL: The Lord's Prayer

May 11, 2019 0
Quite Possibly the most famous Prayer from Scripture is the Lord's Prayer (Matthew 6:9-13). I grew up utilizing this verse in weekly s...

Biblical Languages for Daily Liturgy: Introduction

May 08, 2019 0
The most common reply I receive when I  describe my Ph.D. major with a minor in biblical languages is, “I’m not good at languages.” Honest...

The Wizard of Oz and Baptist Presidents

April 08, 2019 0
My mother once told me how the Wizard of Oz, in black and white, was horrifying and scary. However, when she later saw the movie in color,...

A Lesson From Two

March 26, 2019 0
As many of you know, I like nice things, but when I build something I always make 2 of them. The reason for the doubles is a theological o...

The Paul of Many Pauls

January 30, 2019 0
Imagine attending an early church council. Represented are people from Ephesus, Corinth, Galatia, Rome and others. All of them different...

This is My Bible: GET READING!!!

January 03, 2019 0
"After 10 years of research, LifeWay (the Southern Baptist resource and statistics arm) states two things about maturity: 1. Bible en...

This is My Bible: Hunting for the Perfect Bible

December 05, 2018 0
As a Biblical pastor / scholar, people often ask me what Bible I utilize and or suggest. I have a different answer for each person. I...

This is My Bible: Bibles of Grade School

December 05, 2018 0
I had a fun time reflecting through my gradeschool via my bibles today. A couple of these Bibles had some very touching notes. A commonalit...

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