Advent: Faith Compared

The Shepherds and the Angels And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with great fear. And the angel said to them, [...]

Silent Night

One of my favorite parts of Christmas is the return of the Christmas hymns. Far from the “Jesus is my boyfriend” songs that plagued us early in the new millennium, Christmas hymns reset us back to the nuts and bolts of the incarnation of Christ. I’ve always enjoyed making it to an evening Christmas service. [...]

Advent: The Hope of the Fifth Gospel

“O house of Jacob,            come, let us walk            in the light of the LORD.”Isaiah 2:51 “And then they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with power and great glory. Now when these things begin to take place, straighten up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.”Luke 21:27-28 The [...]

Walk Like A Man by Field Thigpen

We are excited about the release of Field Thigpen's first book, Walk Like A Man. It is a six-week devotional aimed at men and spiritual development. Scroll below to check out the front and back covers, the title pages and the table of contents, and read an excerpt of the first day's devotional. The book [...]

Why Study Theology?

Theology is your collected thoughts about who God is and what God is up to. If you are reading this essay, you probably have a few thoughts about God. You are already a theologian. Your theology is made up of your knowledge, opinions, and understanding of several topics. These topics are often called doctrines. Do [...]