Monthly Archives: June 2010

Who gave us Partial Birth Abortion?

For those following the Kagan interviews for Supreme Court.  Here is an interesting piece on her role in crafting language for Partial birth abortion that went against the American College Obstetrics and Gynecologies original recommendations.  Read about it here.

Posted in political

Where’s Jesus? Cain, Abel and others (Genesis 4)

Murder is bad, and fratricide is a horrific form of murder for it reveals so many ugly things about a family – disfunction, hatred, poor parenting, bad relationships, jealousy, etc.  All these are part of what leads a person to … Continue reading

Posted in Genesis, Hermeneutics, Where's Jesus

The Reformer’s Hermeneutic (Way of Interpretation)

Here is a great 3 page article on why we should read the Bible with an eye to see Jesus in all the stories of the Old Testament.

Posted in Hermeneutics

The Replay of 6/27/2010

It’s Tuesday and here is a replay of the service on Sunday.  We had an hour dedicated to praying 6 locations around the world.  Here is an overview of the 6: Tunisia (Africa) – a former Christian stronghold in the … Continue reading

Posted in Replay

Christian groups and the future of the campus

Yesterday an interesting Supreme court ruling occurred.  You can read about it here.  In the ruling, the court determined that public schools can deny funding to groups who aren’t open to anyone with any ideology or persuasion as members or … Continue reading

Posted in political

Scripture Memorization Songs

Mark Ruiter sent me these websites he found.  It is great.  There is one site related to Memorizing sections of Galatians and Ephesians.  At another, there are 4 free songs to download but they give you a feel for the … Continue reading

Posted in spiritual formation

Heidelberg Catechism Devotional Q32

Q. But Why are you called a Christian? A. Because by faith I am a member of Christ and so I share in his anointing.  I am anointed to confess his name, to present myself to him as a living … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Heidelberg Catechism

How the love of stuff destroyed America

A friend of mine at the church sent this article over on the economy and particularly how we got to where we are.  It traces the roots of the generations through the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and into the present to … Continue reading

Posted in Financial

Where’s Jesus? The Fall of Man (Genesis 3)

A fruit tree, bad choices, and talking serpents are what most of us remember from Genesis 3, but there is so much more to this passage than just the surface details.  These 24 verses contain wonderful references to Christ which … Continue reading

Posted in Genesis, Hermeneutics, Where's Jesus

The Replay

Welcome to a new weekly post (I hope) related to Sunday’s message.  As a quick way of getting us to keep thinking on God’s word as it was delivered in Sunday’s sermon.  Here is a recap of our sermon on … Continue reading

Posted in Replay