(drafting) Paul’s Use of Spectacle and Sports Metaphors

You know the drill. This is scratch work. The gist of this is to show that the use of spectacle,


1 Thessalonians 2 – Paul and Fred Craddock

I’m reading ]]’s book, Preaching, for a class on, well, preaching. In it, it notes – while avoiding the Augustine


1 Thessalonians chapters 1 through 3; What is Paul’s Gospel at this point?

This past Sunday, the Sunday School class made it through chapter three of 1 Thessalonians. Remember, we are, much to


1 Thessalonians

Next week, our Sunday School class will begin to read 1 Thessalonians as we explore the New Testament canon chronologically.


(Very) Short Thoughts on 1 Thess 2.1-16

This is classwork. It was supposed to be only between 750 to 1000 words. Ugh. ___ The second chapter of


Thoughts on Pauline Authorship on 1-2 Thessalonians

Since I have nothing to post this morning, I’m going to post a response I gave about the above mentioned


Calvin on 1st Thessalonians 4.17

To those who have been once gathered to Christ he promises eternal life with him, by which statements the reveries

Religion and Politics

Football and 1st Thessalonians 5:18

I guess some football player used 1st Thessalonians 5:18 today: In every thing give thanks: for this is the will