Tag Archives: Housewife Theologian

Happy 5th Anniversary on the Blog!

And it all started five years ago today with a post called Risky Behavior. As one kind person commented, that first day was like throwing a blog-warming party. Here’s a look back on the past half decade. Coming To This … Continue reading

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Patriarchy Preachers Teach that Jesus Is a Lesser God

If someone tells you they have discovered a new understanding of the Bible, skepticism is called for. After all:  Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. (Hebrews 13:8.) God is who he is, always has been, and … Continue reading

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The Best Way to Ask the Right Question

[Updated from the archives, this post originally appeared as a guest piece for Aimee Byrd at Housewife Theologian.] *** There’s an old story about the time a pathologist was cross-examined in court: “Doctor, how many of your autopsies have you … Continue reading

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The Church Is Not The Borg Collective

[Updated from the archives. The original version ran as a guest post at Aimee Byrd’s Housewife Theologian.]  ***             Aimee  Byrd posted an article about sisters and noted: “I always say that us sisters really help prepare our brothers for marriage … Continue reading

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Putting The Comp/Egal Debate In Its Place

Aimee Byrd and Laura Martin are two of the most thoughtful writers I read. They tackle hard subjects relating to faith and doctrine, family and relationships, culture and society. They have taught me much through their scholarly and yet extremely … Continue reading

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The World’s Best Homework Club

[I told Aimee Byrd (the Housewife Theologian) about the homework ministry my wife started at our house and wondered whether I should write on it some time. Aimee said, “Yes you should!” So you can blame Aimee for this post.] *** The … Continue reading

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Dear Mega-Twitterer: why I didn’t follow you back

[Exploring the question* of whether meaningful conversation of any sort, even brief, can occur on Twitter.] *** Dear person who follows 140,980** people on Twitter and decided to make me number 140,981. I appreciate you choosing to follow me, I … Continue reading

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Postmillenialism and the Kingdom of God – a corrective from Aimee Byrd

The Keys to Mexico’s wealthiest and third-largest city, Monterrey, now rest in the hands of Christ. Mayor Margarita Arellanes publicly dedicated her city “to our Lord Jesus Christ, so that his kingdom of peace and blessing may be established,” at … Continue reading

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Smashing Household Idols – a review of Aimee Byrd’s Housewife Theologian

Everyone is a theologian. Some are horrible theologians and some are quite good, but everyone – whether they are a person of faith or not – is a theologian. “I believe in God” and “I don’t believe in God” are … Continue reading

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Newsflash: Atheists Love Church!

Aimee Byrd sent me a link to an article she found on a British news website: Four Thoughts on the First Atheist Church. It looks like atheists in the UK are gathering for something that looks an awful lot like … Continue reading

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