Go and Learn

Read Matthew 9:9-13 … What a wonderful time! Matthew had left his work at the tax collector’s booth and had decided to follow Jesus. From that point on Matthew was to be one of the insiders in Jesus’s circle of disciples, but right now, there was a feast to attend. Matthew must have felt something … Continue reading Go and Learn

The Church and Society

Read Matthew 5:13-16 … What do you think the response of the Church should be to questions of social justice and civil unrest? It’s a very timely question. Our country has seen incidents in which someone was unjustly arrested and/or incarcerated; or in some cases, even worse. The problem of evil in the world has … Continue reading The Church and Society

Old Testament Ethics for the People of God

Christopher J. H. Wright has produced in Old Testament Ethics for the People of God a work that helps the Christian gain a better understanding of the Old Testament (OT) by addressing the OT from the influencing factors of theology, sociology, and economics. By using these three parameters as the matrix, Wright skillfully examines many … Continue reading Old Testament Ethics for the People of God