Kingdom Women

The place of women in the Temple (and why that’s not true any longer!)

In his book,  The New Covenant, Bob Emery dramatizes the story of the New Testament through the eyes of the apostle, John. It contains many fascinating insights–ideas I had not seen before in my reading of the New Testament many of which I found myself researching and coming to an “Aha!” moment. Here’s one of Bob’s insights into… Read More

Kingdom Life

God lets people choose

I’d like to propose a theory. In his incredible love and mercy, God opts to work within the constraints mankind allows him in order to reach his people.  For example, God desired to speak to all the Israelites directly at Mount Sinai when he gave them the law,(Exodus 19:9) but they were so afraid, they asked… Read More

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Guest post from Ross Rohde: Why we don’t judge

 Others should not encounter us like this! Who are you to judge someone else’s servant? To his own master he stands or falls. And he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand. One man considers one day more sacred than another; another man considers every day alike. Each one should be… Read More

Non-religious Christianity

Coloring outside the lines

The new covenant makes all the difference. Under the old covenant, people had to keep a series of laws. Under the new covenant, these same laws were written on our hearts. Here's what Hebrews 8 says The day is coming, says the Lord, when I will make a new covenant with the people of Israel and Judah.   This… Read More