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The Beasts and Other Strange Creatures: Reading Apocalyptic Texts

Humans are curious creatures. We are eager to know the future.

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Christians and the Old Testament: An Interview with John Goldingay

HT:  What are your thoughts on the state of biblical literacy today, both among laypeople and ministers?

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The Authority of Scripture: A Wesleyan Perspective

As children, we learn early in the journey of life the significance of authority figures who offer direction and support for our lives. Most children view their parents or guardians as authority figures.

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Beyond Biblical Literacy: Becoming Fluent in the World of the Bible

I learned a foreign language twice—in high school and in my doctoral program—and nearly lost them both. You could say I was “literate” in both languages (with occasional help from a dictionary).

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Radical Forgiveness

Forgiveness. Reconciliation. Redemption.

These can all be outcomes of sanctification. For two men in an African refugee camp, these radical concepts are rewriting a broken story of nearly half a century of revenge and conflict.

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When God Gives Us a Promise . . .

“Sing, barren woman, you who never bore a child; burst into song, shout for joy, you who were never in labor; because more are the children of the desolate woman than of her who has a husband,” says the Lord.

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Ten Questions: Rev. Bill Sawyer

In 2016, Rev. Bill Sawyer was selected as Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the Global Ministry Center, Church of the Nazarene (Lenexa, Kansas). Bill has an extensive background both as a pastor and as an executive in the corporate world.

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Pastors in the Marketplace

"Don’t you know that those who serve in the temple get their food from the temple, and that those who serve at the altar share in what is offered on the altar? In the same way, the Lord has commanded that those who preach the gospel should receive

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