by David Schmitt Textual Study The lectionary unfortunately isolates this text from its literary context and there- by masks its climactic nature. As the climax of Jacob’s larger story, this text contains surprising reversals: Jacob, who has demonstrated his strength by deception, is now wounded in a deceptive struggle (the one who, at first, appears ..
2023 Theological Symposium Available OnlineFour hundred were blessed to attend the 2023 Theological Symposium “Living By Hope in a Secular Age: Church & Society.” The three plenary sessions, the panel discussion of the three plenary speakers, and twenty-four sectional presentations are now available online free of charge. Whether you were in attendance and want to view a sectional that ..
Lessons I Learned from My Father – Dr. Kevin GoldenAs dad to seven children, Dr. Kevin Golden has some experience with fatherhood! The sayings he heard from his own dad have shaped his parenting, ministry, and his life. Tune in to hear how his father made theology tangible
First Sunday in AdventSpark your thoughts for December 3, 2023! Tune in to "Lectionary Kick-start" for a discussion about the texts for the first Sunday in Advent