Monthly Archives: February 2014

Two Hundred!

A couple of posts ago, we passed the 200 Mark, reader(s). This is the 204th entry in this Disciplehood web log, and I have to say I’m a little proud of what we’ve accomplished so far. If these posts are … Continue reading

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The A-Word, Part 4

A few days ago, I concluded the first instalment in this A-Word series with the following sentence: God is. Period. My point was to suggest that, not only is this sentence complete without further verbiage, but the adding of further verbiage dilutes the … Continue reading

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The A-Word, Part 3.5

So I had this A-Word series all done, with the posting schedule carefully planned out and ready to go, when Steven Furtick had to go and mess it all up. Furtick, lead pastor at Elevation Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, is … Continue reading

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The A-Word, Part 3

In the first two parts of this A-Word series, we’ve focused mainly on Exodus 3:13-14, where God tells Moses that His name is I Am. As awesome as that passage is, it’s one of many instances in the Bible where God … Continue reading

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The A-Word, Part 2

Yesterday, we began in Exodus 3:13-14, which might be my favourite passage in the whole Torah. Moses said to God, “Suppose I go to the Israelites and say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you,’ and … Continue reading

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The A-Word, Part 1

A few weeks ago, in The First Word, I suggested that the word ‘in’ could be Christianity’s answer to the meditative syllable ‘om’ used by Hindus. But if you don’t connect with in, maybe try am on for size. What am I talking about, … Continue reading

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The F-Word, Part 2

If God is love, and love drives out fear, how can fear be an appropriate response to God? That’s where we left off yesterday. We looked at 1 John 4:18 and what it says about the relationship between love and fear, and … Continue reading

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