The Isles | Transcendence

Transcendence describes something that transports us beyond our physical existence, something whose whole is on another spiritual plane than the sum of its parts.

The Isles | Walking Together

As any hobbit knows, much of the joy of a good day's walk comes from the friends who travel by your side.

The Artist-Pastor Identity Crisis

I'm beginning to think that if I don't have an identity crisis at least once a month, I'm simply not taking in enough good art.

Articles on Halloween and Faith

I wanted to take a moment to point you to a couple of my favorite articles to come out this year on a Christian view of Halloween.  I think Dr. Mouw and Dr. Jordan have articulated a very refreshing and enlightening view of Halloween that many Christians should open their eyes to. "Halloween: Gargoyles and … Continue reading Articles on Halloween and Faith

Review: A House for My Name

(This review is abridged from a critical analysis submitted for a seminary course.) Peter J. Leithart.  A House for My Name: A Survey of the Old Testament.  Moscow, ID: Canon Press, 2000. 279 pp. $21.00 Introduction Most Christians struggle to grasp the relevance of the Old Testament and, all to often, fail to see the … Continue reading Review: A House for My Name