Category: Current Events

An Easter Reflection

Reading Time: 2 minutes I thank God every day for the opportunity of teaching history here at Emmaus. I […]

Four Deconstructions (Part 2)

Reading Time: 6 minutes In the first installment of this article, I made the argument that the term deconstruction […]

Four Deconstructions (Part 1)

Reading Time: 4 minutes It was 2005. Rob Bell had just published Velvet Elvis, the Emergent Church was still […]


A Call to Prayer

Reading Time: 3 minutes I was sitting in chapel near the end of the fall semester when Dr. Fish […]

Loving the Stranger: Immigration, Undocumented Workers, and the Gospel

Reading Time: 17 minutes As my dad handed the immigration officer our passports, I watched as the agent flipped […]

Bible Memorization for Every Believer

Reading Time: 7 minutes For many people, Bible memorization is hard work. You’d be surprised at the excuses I’ve […]

You Shall Call His Name Jesus

Reading Time: 6 minutes Mary was going to “bear a son,” and Joseph was commanded to name the baby […]

The Trinity and the Incarnation

Reading Time: 7 minutes In the Christmas season, those who are followers of Jesus tend to concentrate their cognitive […]

God’s Messengers

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you had an important message to share, who would you share it with to […]

Christmas Lessons on Grief and Hope from the Civil War

Reading Time: 4 minutes When we think about Christmas, many of us think about traditions: the parties, the food, […]