Monthly Archive: November 2017

Loose Ends 47

Loose Ends

I met Herman Selderhuis in Geneva back in 2009. His biography of John Calvin had just been released and he was to deliver a paper during the week long celebration of Calvin’s 500th birthday....

Jean’s Gospel: De Imitatione Paul 7

Jean’s Gospel: De Imitatione Paul

De Imitatione Paul (Phil 3:17-21) “Brothers, join in imitating me, and keep your eyes on those who walk according to the example you have in us.” (Phil 3:17) Verse 17 preaches well, does it not? What...

Another Look At “Mere Christianity”, Part 2 12

Another Look At “Mere Christianity”, Part 2

This book by C.S.Lewis is a favorite of evangelicals…even though a lot of what he says is hardly in line with evangelical theology. Today, we read his take on how the faith is received…and...

Things I Think… 72

Things I Think…

1. I’m glad my dating days are long gone…the rules of engagement with the opposite sex have changed so much over my lifetime that I would be afraid to try… 2. Here’s what the...

Linkathon! 8

Linkathon!

Age of Jesus tomb revealed… Ravi Zacharias allegedly caught in many lies… Top 17 Christian books of the year… Real men don’t “virtue signal”… Did Anabaptist reformers win? Why do we have Christmas trees?...

“Essentials”: The Letters of Ignatius of Antioch by Duane Arnold, PhD 89

“Essentials”: The Letters of Ignatius of Antioch by Duane Arnold, PhD

Essentials The Letters of Ignatius of Antioch And as I walked on Through troubled times My spirit gets so downhearted sometimes So where are the strong And who are the trusted? And where is...

The Weekend Word 71

The Weekend Word

MLD will return soon with a new set of studies on the Book of Revelation. Until then, we’re going to take a look at a Christian classic, “Mere Christianity” by C.S. Lewis.    ...