The Big Story of Scripture

Do you want to learn the big story of Scripture? If so, the Wineskins group has created a wonderful resource called "Theodrama," which is a collection of short videos that unpacks the story of Scripture in 70 episodes. The videos are narrated by Dr. John Mark Hicks, who is a theology professor at Lipscomb University … Continue reading The Big Story of Scripture

Top 5 Books from Dr. John Mark Hicks (Five on Friday)

This week's Five on Friday celebrates Dr. John Mark Hicks, who is speaking at our congregation's annual Ray Evans Seminar this weekend. Here are my 5 favorite books written by Dr. Hicks... 1.   Yet Will I Trust Him: Understanding God in a Suffering World 2.   Down in the River to Pray: Revisioning Baptism … Continue reading Top 5 Books from Dr. John Mark Hicks (Five on Friday)

John Mark Hicks is Coming to Alameda!

This week our congregation is preparing to host Dr. John Mark Hicks of Lipscomb University for our annual Ray Evans Seminar this weekend. So, this week on my blog I will be posting some videos of Dr. Hicks' teaching as a preview of what you will experience if you attend the seminar. Here's a video … Continue reading John Mark Hicks is Coming to Alameda!

Five On Friday

This week's Five on Friday focuses on 5 upcoming events at Alameda Church of Christ that I am really excited about. I hope you'll consider joining us for any or all of these events. We'd love to have you! Ray Evans Seminar - March 31-April 2 This annual event is one of the highlights of … Continue reading Five On Friday

Five on Friday

This week's "Five on Friday" are five resources I came across during my week off from blogging.  I hope you enjoy... On the Existence of Extra-Terrestrial Life In this blog post Ron Highfield, Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University, asks the following question: Should believers worry that extra-terrestrial life really exists? Since many people online … Continue reading Five on Friday