Doxology & Theology

Beyond the Bulletin

"Show me a church's songs and I'll show you their theology." -Gordon Fee

The King In All His Beauty

My wife and I recently returned from a short getaway in Seattle, Washington. We lived there for many years in the early seasons of marriage and pastoral ministry. This trip reminded us how much we missed, of all things, the rainy weather. The gloomy, dark and soggy days are indeed one of our favorite parts about that place. This " »

May the Peoples Praise You

Let the peoples praise You, O God; let all the peoples praise You! (Psalm 67) Our church has been exposed to many foundational truths over the last year amidst the current Genesis sermon series. 'In the beginning' we witnessed God's awesome work in creation and setting mankind in a position of responsibility over His handiwork. We mourned as we recalled »

Ancient of Days

“I saw in the night visions, and behold, with the clouds of heaven there came one like a Son of Man, and He came to the Ancient of Days and was presented before Him. And to Him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom, that all peoples, nations, and languages should serve Him; His dominion is an everlasting dominion, »

O Praise the Name (Anástasis)

"For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, that He was buried, that He was raised on the third day in accordance with the Scriptures... (but) if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in »

My Worth Is Not In What I Own

Juxtaposition: the act or an instance of placing two or more things side by side often to compare or contrast or to create an interesting effect. Some things in life - some of the best things - can only be discovered by juxtaposition. Take food, for example (of which I am quite fond). There is a fascinating world of possibilities »