Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Literary Analysis Today we are going to analysis our passage from a theological perspective. What is Zechariah 3:1-8 saying about God? Zechariah 3:1-8 contains some of the most profound insight into the purposes and direction of God for his people to found anywhere in the realm of human understanding. In […]Read more "“Same Ole” Testament: The Gospel According to Zechariah, Part 3"
Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Literary Analysis God’s word came to and continues to speak all to humanity in the form of the written word. The reasons are eons beyond the scope of this paper and any other, at least to speak with any certainty. Though his handiwork is marvelously displayed and interwoven into the […]Read more "“Same Ole” Testament: The Gospel According to Zechariah, Part 2"
It’s been awhile since we’ve dealt with, you know, the actual Bible on here. As a remedy, I’m starting a 5 part series on one of the most beautiful, if overlooked, portions of the Old Testament. I once had a professor (the brilliant Dr. John Sailhamer) who referred to the Old Testament as the “Same […]Read more "“Same Ole” Testament: The Gospel According to Zechariah, Part 1"
I’ve spent a decent portion of my life judging “nominal Christians.” You know, those so-called believers who trudge to church week after week but “don’t really mean it.” They might show up for the fun stuff: the holiday hay rides, the shock-and-awe worship services, maybe even an occasional mission trip (as long as it is […]Read more "Are You A Nominal Christian? Am I?"