Gospel Questions: How is it that your eyes were opened?

“How is it that your eyes were opened?” (John 9) “How is it that your eyes were opened?” is what the religious leaders ask the man whom Jesus healed. “How is it that your eyes were opened?” is the question from people who don’t understand the behavior of Jesus and his followers. “How is it [...]

No Longer Strangers

(This sermon originally preached July 26, 2015 at Glendale Baptist Church in Nashville, TN) Ephesians 2:11-22 11 So remember that once you were Gentiles by physical descent, who were called “uncircumcised” by Jews who are physically circumcised. 12 At that time you were without Christ. You were aliens rather than citizens of Israel, and strangers [...]

Canada, Michigan, and Nashville, Oh My!

WOW. So many transitions! In the midst of all these transitions, I've been making a list of things I wanted to blog about. This post is about the things on that list. 1. The Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America Summer Peace Camp 2014 (a.k.a. "Peace Camp!"): Imagine a ton of progressive Baptists from California, [...]