Thoughts On Discerning God’s Will for Your Life

Ease of circumstances does not confirm divine calling.  Not necessarily. In seeking God in prayer for ten years about whether or not I should pursue doctoral studies in the United Kingdom, I found myself indeterminately waiting for the seemingly impossible circumstances to dramatically change, thereby signifying that I was indeed on the right path.  In…

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Faith Without Illusions at Jesus Creed

I am just so grateful for Scot McKnight’s willingness to make posts on each chapter of Faith Without Illusions.  His comments and summations at Jesus Creed are so helpful even for me to read.  Access to the perspective of a senior writer and scholar on one’s work is quite a privilege.  If you want to…

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A New Blog…

I am announcing that there is a new blog out there you may want to check out.  My wife, Miranda, has begun writing about our lives in England while she works for a local church and while I work on a PhD.  The blog is Twice (she will explain the title eventually).  I will be…

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Article at Relevant on Radical Christianity

The folks at Relevant were kind enough post something I wrote on the idea of radical Christianity.  Please note that I am NOT trying to attack David Platt or his excellent book Radical.  The article just offers some warnings as we pursue Jesus with all our heart, mind and strength. I drew on two previous…

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