Perhaps it’s because this isn’t the Christmas Season that I see this passage differently.Read More Christmas In July: Familiar Problems in the Light of the Summer Sun
John runs before God’s salvation of Israel from her enemies so she can serve God without fear. Really? Well, sort of.Read More Forerunning God
Life isn’t filled with extraordinary miracles, hence the term. They are not ordinary, they are not explainable, and they are not common. So when we witness one, let’s follow God’s lead to see what happens next!Read More Well Meaning Diversionary Friends
It just didn’t seem quite right. But, upon closer examination, something else emerged.Read More The Magnificent Savior of the World
Mary saw what is happening to her as part of the dethroning of powers, the reversal of the rich and poor, and salvation for her people.Read More Magnificent Mother of Jesus
So why does Gabriel, the messenger of the Almighty, punish the old priest, but coddle the teenage girl?Read More Angelic Prejudice or Insight?
The sheer number of theological problems in this chapter boggle the mind.Read More The Messenger