The Life and Letters of Paul

19th January, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

I am deep in the thoes of writing God’s Great Covenant: New Testament 2 (Acts, Epistles, and Revelation).  I am gathering together the biggest amount of resources so far. Calvin, Boice, Stott, Kistemake, F.F. Bruce, Dennis Johnson … that’s just to name a few of the commentaries I’m referring to as I write. And, I recently » Read More

Thoughts on Deuteronomy #5 — The Original “You didn’t build that!”

19th January, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Regardless of your political affliation, we all must admit that Obama’s words during the recent campaign, “You didn’t build that!” sparked lots of emotional responses. Many people were angry (and understandably so) to have their hard efforts of building new businesses and enterprises minimized. Most of us recognize that we couldn’t accomplish what we do without » Read More

Resolutions or Legacy

3rd January, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

The beginning of a new year is the time that many of us feel the need to make resolutions. We resolve to be more organized, lose weight, exercise more,be more honest, read the Bible more often, or lose our temper less often. Some resolutions are commitments to stop a particular sin; others are decisions to make life-style » Read More