I’m a nerd. Do you want to know how nerdy? I love reading systematic theologies. Currently, I’m working through John M. Frame’s Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Christian Belief. However, I also have Millard J. Erickson’s Christian Theology on my bookshelf, and of course Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine. (There might … Continue reading What is Systematic Theology and Why we need it?
Over the past few weeks, I've been reading J.I. Packer's Knowing God in a Systematic Theology class. I've tried to read slow, taking notes, and making highlights as I work through the pages of this classic. Some pages in my book seem as if a rainbow exploded on the pages from all my highlights. If … Continue reading 3 Responses to God’s Goodness and Severity
Considering the political and social climate in the United States and the cry of liberationists on every street corner, I found the following quote by biblical theologian Elmer A. Martens' noteworthy. He writes, The exodus event was a political event since it involved the escape of a people from Pharaoh, a political power. But the … Continue reading Noteworthy Quote from “God’s Design.”