An Elephant, A Donkey & A Lamb

Donkey and elephant symbols of political parties in America. USA

And a great multitude that no one could count stood up and began to sing: “Worthy is the elephant that is red, for it can deliver us!”

Another multitude of people began to sing: “Worthy is the donkey that is blue, for it can deliver us!” Continue reading

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

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I rarely make it to the cinema these days, but this past weekend my wife and I were able to catch the new film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, mainly because it was our anniversary and the kiddos were with my parents. I’m late to the game as well, since the movie hit theaters 3 weeks ago. That’s an eternity in the cinematic world. Continue reading

The Gospel According to Eve

the gospel according to eveI recently received a copy of a new work by Amanda Benckhuysen, Professor of Old Testament at Calvin Seminary. It’s entitled The Gospel According to Eve: A History of Women’s Interpretation.

I’m personally interested in such works due to my adamant support for women in leadership, both theologically and socially. This book specifically piques my interest due to its shedding historical light on the theological interpretation of Scripture regarding women’s roles.

These are some of the words from the IVP press release: Continue reading