Thanksgiving is supposedly a time for gratitude and joy, particularly in light of the previous year. It seems to largely take the form of “name a thing…
On Church Hurt and Repentance
A Three-Part Series on Esther's Persian Life
Esther enters the harem along with a company of other young virgins. Here she will undertake a convoluted process to attain the status of queen. While…
On February 23, 2020, Greg McMichael, Travis McMichael, and Roddie Bryan, all white men, pursued Ahmaud Arbery, a black man, running in a suburban…
I imagine any Bible Belt dweller or current or former evangelical, can list the bonkers, darkly hilarious, or painful moments when a preacher crossed…
Part One: Textual Criticism and Translation Bias
The Prophetess Who Directed a Nation
A Sermon on Philippians 2:12-15
On Resting in the Mysteries of Our Faith
Part Two: Retracing Historical Footsteps
Until Esther sees the Mordecai and her people in distress, she is exclusively acted upon. Up to this point, Esther has no dialogue and is given no…