The Bible and Culture
September 2007 Archives

First a prayer for folks over 50 who are cranky, then a story about prayer which will make you think, hopefully. — THE SENILITY PRAYER : Grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, the good …Read More

Since I will be away next week at Baylor doing the Parchman lectureship, I am going to go on and post Dr. Joe Dongell’s second lecture now, since some of you eager beavers can’t wait to hear about Option C– …Read More

Dr. Joseph Dongell my colleague here at Asbury gave two superb lectures last week for our annual holiness lectures, and he has graciously allowed me to publish them here on this blog. What follows here is the first of the …Read More

It really isn’t all that shocking to discover there is an anti-Evangelical bias amongst college professors in North America. A recent poll shows just how much this is so, and what is shocking is how much more animus is directed …Read More

Lincoln Nebraska seems like a sane enough place. But recently it has been the site where a lawsuit has been filed against God by a state senator (Ernie Chambers– see the previous blog post on this matter). Now, there have …Read More

Prophecy in Ezekiel 37 Proved True— Story follows: ( —————- Archaeological Dig Uncovers Ancient Race Of Skeleton People December 8, 1999 | Issue 35•45 Related Story— Evangelical Scientists Refute Gravity With New ‘Intelligent Falling’ Theory August 17, 2005 OAS_AD(AL JIZAH, …Read More

Kennedy was a chaplain in WWI for the British and saw the worst of human evil in the Maginot line. In this poem, done in Cockney dialect ( I have Americanized it a bit for the sake of intelligibility. It …Read More

God, according to the Bible, is omnipresent. This means, according to State Senate from Nebraska Ernie Chambers, God can be sued, since he resides in all the U.S. of A. Specifically Senator Chambers is suing God for what the insurance …Read More

I must confess to being a Russell Crowe and a Christian Bale fan, as actors at least. I must also admit to loving well done westerns, and this is one. But on the other hand, most do overs turn out …Read More

Love comes in all sizes…. Your Friends will support you when you need aShoulder to lean on…. Friends are into understanding what you’re all about…. They see beyond the black and whiteTo discover your true colors…. They understand the way …Read More