We are back and better than ever! Not to drop names, but what other podcast considers the words and works of Charles Baudelaire, Robert Oppenheimer, Ludacris and St. Paul in the same episode. Yeah, and if you listen closely you'll also get a recipe for a presbyterian, nice church body but a better cocktail! Share … Continue reading Ringside: Episode 41
By Scott Keith - Do you ever notice that Christians tend to treat their salvation like a participatory event? We act as if we had some hand in and that without our help, God will never be able to see it through to completion. We strut about as though we not only have something to … Continue reading Congratulations, You Are Being Rescued… Please Do Not Resist
By Paul Koch - Matthew 14:13-21 is a very familiar text for most of us. Even if you haven’t been going to church for too long, or even if you are brand new to the stories of Scripture, you’ve probably heard something along the way about the time Jesus fed over 5000 people with just … Continue reading Feed Them!
The Fifth Petition: Forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. This should serve God’s purpose to break our pride and keep us humble. He has reserved to himself this prerogative: those who boast of their goodness and despise others should examine themselves and put this petition uppermost in their mind. … Continue reading A Jagged Contention: Breaking Pride
By Bob Hiller - Let me just preface this blog by saying this is hands down going to be the geekiest post I’ve ever written. I’ll try to get back to sports next week. It’s just, well… Harry Potter is so freaking fun! OK, to the post. This past Christmas, we purchased the Harry Potter … Continue reading Good, Old-Fashioned Fathers
By Paul Koch – According to Genesis chapter 2, after man awakes from his slumber, he is greeted with a sight that changes everything. The creature that the Lord God presents to Adam is unlike any other creature God had made. Drawn from the very side of man, this is the perfect helpmate, the ultimate … Continue reading The Journey of One Flesh
By Graham Glover - That’s right, with authors currently in Florida, California, Michigan, Washington, Illinois, and Arkansas, and readers located around the world, the Jagged Word will soon be represented in our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C.! In a day and age when our civil, especially, but also our theological discourse is at a crossroads, living … Continue reading The Jagged Word Moves to Washington, D.C.