Thursday is for Discipleship “My central claim is that we can become like Christ by doing one thing — by following him in the overall style of life he chose for himself.” (Dallas Willard, The Spirit of the Disciplines, ix) Dallas Willard lives with Jesus now but his books continue to draw the heart of seekers of … More What Was the Overall Style of Jesus Ministry?
Wednesday Musings “The full force of the gospel is that followers of Jesus are transformed in their spirits; they are reborn people set on their way by a new life. They are driven by the Spirit of God to make the world right. Those same people become Jesus to the world around them, feeding the … More The Gospel in Full Force
Weekend Links Great weekend so far with six hours yesterday with three high-school buddies followed by four hours with a college friend. I’m reminded of my brother Ed’s oft repeated comment to the simple “how are you doing?” question: “Better than I deserve.” How true in my own life. Today my cousin will marry. It … More Moderate Muslims; Jewish Jerusalem; Pentagon Weakness; Heart Neglect; Dallas Willard
Weekend Links The presence of a link here does not imply agreement with all of what is written. The Meaning of the Gospel The Gospel of the Kingdom (Dallas Willard) N.T. Wright’s response to Stephen Hawkings on Heaven Randy Alcorn on the importance of getting “Heaven” right Book Length Responses to Rob Bell’s Love Wins … More Dallas Willard and N.T. Wright on the Gospel and Heaven; Stephen Hawking; Randy Alcorn, the importance of work and much more.