Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Power of Unbelief

I am presenting the passage of Mark 6 to my Greek class tomorrow.  It has been a fun chapter to study, analyze, pray. It has been interesting to see how Mark up to this point in the narrative has been … Continue reading

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Labels and Division

My poor wife had to face the 3 year-olds all by herself this morning at church. I am still recovering from some kind of sickness and I was even refused to go to the edge of the room to retrieve … Continue reading

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Top 5 Favorite Movies

It is late and I cannot get to sleep.  I have committed to blogging everyday and I would hate to end a good habit so quickly.  Either way, I am not feeling ultra deep today so I thought I would … Continue reading

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Create and Recreate

I am sick with something like flu and the most demanding weekend for school is upon me.  All I want to do is get in the bed and watch ten hours of Psych or Scrubs.  But as school goes I … Continue reading

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Despise the Shame

Right now my boy, Matt Baker, is bringing the Word strong in his preaching class.  He is preaching from Hebrews 12:1-2, and though I was not allowed to come and hear him do his thing from the pulpit, I was … Continue reading

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Getting Stronger

I hated working out when I was in high school, but because I played sports I had to.  My distaste for working out was really my distaste for discipline.  I wanted to excel in sports and to excel in sports … Continue reading

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Desire to be Undone

Tonight our small group went over the famous Isaiah 6 passage, which was preached this past Sunday by Justin Taylor.  Though this passage has been preached so many times it is always good to be reminded of its great truths. … Continue reading

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Reasons We Don’t Pray

I was thinking about prayer this morning and asked myself why I don’t pray more.  I would say in my mind that I believe prayer is powerful but my actions tell a different story. When we look at Scripture we … Continue reading

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Promise of Foolishness

It seems funny that Christians get offended at being called “unintelligent” or “foolish” for proclaiming the Gospel.  I include myself in this group because for the longest time I struggled when someone viewed my faith as “primitive” or “backwards”. In … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Transaction

It has been a wonderful Saturday and I have been most blessed to spend it working on translating Mark 5.  The part that stuck out most vividly in this passage (though the whole chapter is incredibly rich) is the woman … Continue reading

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