Jesus and Women

It has been a hard week for many people. Current events are triggering for many and we didn’t want to ignore the subject of the #metoo conversations and #whyididntreport, but given our anger towards the establishment we decided to take a different track to have our discussion. Curious? Grab a cup of coffee or tea (with a little something-something if necessary) and join us to learn more…

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Jen Hatmaker’s Post

Ehrman, Bart D.. Peter, Paul, and Mary Magdalene : The Followers of Jesus in History and Legend. Cary, NC, USA: Oxford University Press, USA, 2006.

Spencer, F. Scott. Dancing Girls, Loose Ladies, and Women of the Cloth:The Women in Jesus' Life. New York: Continuum, 2004.

Psalms Week 5: Instructional and Enthronement

This week we move on from the laments to instructional and enthronement psalsms. One of them might even be Pastor Amanda's favorite. Grab a cup of coffee or tea and join us to learn if you were right...

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References:
Limburg, James. Psalms. Westminster Bible Companion. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press,2000.
Mays, James L. Psalms. Interpretations: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching. Lousiville,Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press, 1994.

Anatomy of an Enthronement Psalm

Anatomy of an Instructional Psalm

Psalms Week 3: Corporate Lament

Week 3 and things take a darker turn in the psalms. The topic this time is the corporate lament. For Pastor Amanda it is a powerful turn for us to deal with much of the pain and grief we suffer through in our current culture. Grab a cup of coffee or tea and join us to learn more.

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References:
Limburg, James. Psalms. Westminster Bible Companion. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press,2000.
Mays, James L. Psalms. Interpretations: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching. Lousiville,Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press, 1994.

Anatomy of a Corporate Lament

Psalms Week 2: Praise Psalms

Can I get an "Amen!" Yes, that is the basic understanding of a psalms of praise both individual and corporate but there is a little more to them than that. Grab a cup of coffee or tea and join us for the second in our series.

Podcast Notes:

References:
Limburg, James. Psalms. Westminster Bible Companion. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press,2000.
Mays, James L. Psalms. Interpretations: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching. Lousiville,Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press, 1994.

Anatomy of a Hymn of Praise

Anatomy of an Individual Praise