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Posts for 22-26 May
Monday: Ben Witherington on Paul and Supersessionism (Free Sign-Ups)
A month ago, our book, God’s Israel and the Israel of God came out. Ben Witherington is a contributor to the volume and in a recent blog post, he responds to the essays by myself and Scot McKnight.
Tuesday: God-Pod Cast Blast # 1 (Paid Subscribers)
I am gonna trial a new weekly 10-15 minute podcast on the substack. This week will deal with AI and biblical studies, preaching on 2 Corinthians 6, Australia and Religious Freedom, and the big news on book deals I’ve just signed.
Wednesday: The Church in a Digital Age: Danger or Opportunity? (Free Sign-Ups)
The digital world offers instant access, genuine convenience, diversity of choice, and an assortment of Christian things for people to sample and consume albeit of wide-ranging quality. Whether it is sermons, political commentary, worship music, or mentoring, it is all available for subscription, or even for free. But do we really need it? Is it good for us?
Thursday: Big News! Unlimited Atonement is Unleashed (Free Sign-Ups)
I’m glad to announce that this week is when Unlimited Atonement: Amyraldism and Reformed Theology releases from Kregel Publishers. Whether you are a theologian, pastor, or simply a curious Christian, Unlimited Atonement is a book that shows you that Calvin and Arminius are not the only two shows playing in Atonementville.
Friday: What's the Deal with Drag Queen Story Hour? (Paid Subscribers)
Controversial topic of the week, Drag Queen Story Hour. Is it (a) teaching kids about inclusiveness; or (b) the induction of children into a type of sexual culture?