I live in a little place outside of the actual city of Phoenix but we're all lumped into "Phoenix" because we're all in the same Valley of the Sun and you can't really tell where one little town ends and the next begins. One corner has every corner in a different city. We're a big city because of … Read more about #PhoenixProtest
When we talk about the context of Scripture there are several things that need to be considered. One is what is behind the text. This is where the question of cultural context is found. Many people argue that considering cultural context is nothing more than an effort to dismiss what the Bible … Read more about Context: Behind the Text
This is a series we are starting that introduces and teaches how to use study tools to deepen your study of Scripture. In this study we talk about online study tools and Bible websites as well as the difference between a concordance and a lexicon. We also talk about the value and limitations of … Read more about Studying the Bible
There's a concept in the New Testament that a lot of people don't realize is there. It's the idea of being "common." Most people know something about kosher food -- a basic idea that there are clean and unclean things. Clean is good; unclean is bad. Most people don't think it applies to … Read more about What’s “common” about Charlottesville?
When we talk about the context of Scripture there are several things that need to be considered. I want to start with what is in front of the text. This means you. Take a few minutes to really think about who you are. Where did you grow up? What part of the world? What country? If you grew … Read more about Context: In Front of the Text
In this study Chloe's House continues discussing context and considers how what we believe about the Bible and others intersects with how we share our faith. All Chloe's House podcasts are raw recordings in order to share exactly how our study went and with the hope that you … Read more about Salvation, Obedience and Love
We are excited to host this guest article from Rosa Hopkins. It resonates with our desire to speak to what Christianity is supposed to be and the impact God desires it to have. You can read other great articles on her website and her Facebook page. Pornography and the link to sex … Read more about Rosa Hopkins and her Gutsy Christianity
When we talk about the context of Scripture there are several things that need to be considered. One important thing to consider is the text itself. What you know and believe about the text will influence how you engage with it and how you understand what is contained within it. For one thing, … Read more about Context: The Text