Category Archives: Bible

Bible Study as Deep Meditation on the Actions of God: An Excerpt from Living in the Underground Church

All human action is a response to the activity of the Triune God: This is the fundamental premise of grace. Stated differently, nothing we do moves God to action; instead, God’s action is always what moves us. We are creatures … Continue reading

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Reports of Christ’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Years ago, Mahatma Gandhi hit the nail on the head when he said, “I like your Christ, but I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are nothing like your Christ.” Many Christians who hear this like to point the … Continue reading

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Please don’t study the Bible

It seems almost unbiblical to ask Christians not to study the Bible, and yet a careful reading of the text supports the request. As a teacher of the Bible, one of my first instructions to students is to find the … Continue reading

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