Category Archives: Genesis

Refuting Compromise (Book Review)

“Let’s boxers fight in their weight class.”  That’s what I often want to tell folks who are studying a topic.  In order to maintain a fair argument, and not grant an unequal advantage to one side, it is so important … Continue reading

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Creation and Change (Book Review)

Fundamentalist.  Just reading the word conjures strong emotions.  For some, it elicits thoughts of “Bible-believer,” “faithful Christian,” or “evangelical.”  But for others, the term connotes negativity, close-mindedness, harsh arrogance, or true-without-love. As I’ve been reading and reviewing various books on … Continue reading

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Controversy of the Ages (Book Review)

Dangitbill readers know that a little while back I set out to study the topic of the age of the earth.  There are basically 3 logically possible positions (old, young, and eternal).  Only the first 2 are scientifically viable today … Continue reading

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Righteousness and Nakedness

It’s not common for a preacher to receive useful feedback on a sermon before Sunday. Here’s an exception. My dear mother, who continues to put up with my antics, texted these words to me upon hear the word “nakedness” in … Continue reading

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Severe Mercy

When Christians in their weakness cling to God and his promises, they can face any opponent—from heaven or earth—as people transformed by God’s powerful, effectual, and even painful mercy in Christ. (Theme of Genesis 32:9-12, 22-32) Have you ever felt … Continue reading

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Our Trustworthy God

This is a sermon on Genesis 15:1-21.  Download sermon outline/commentary and audio.  Sermon outline also available in Spanish. When we faithfully struggle to believe in God and his word, God responds by explaining how he will accomplish his promises, which … Continue reading

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Redeeming Science (Book Review)

Vern Poythress is one of my favorite Christian teachers and authors. If you haven’t heard of him, check out the website he shares with his “theological soulmate” John Frame. Poythress is the kind of Christian who is wise enough to … Continue reading

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