Lifting My Eyes

Right now, my house is a mess. Legos have become my new flooring. Shrill cries from my 6-week old demand attention. The eldest, responsible for making breakfast, used too little flour in the scones. Not due to a lack of flour, but because he didn’t want to use bleached flour.  Now the morning meal is…

A Reformed Baptist Perspective on Public Theology: The Pauline Epistles, Part VII – 1 Corinthians 11

You can read earlier posts in this series by clicking on the links below: An Introduction Augustine’s Two Cities Two Kingdoms in Luther The Reformed Confessions (Part I) The Reformed Confessions (Part II) The Reformed Confessions (Part III) Sphere Sovereignty in Kuyper Redemption and Creation in Kuyper John the Baptist The Prophet Amos The Incarnate…

He’s our Father

My husband and I welcomed a new baby girl into our family in February. And we have been experiencing the highs and lows of having a newborn since then. In addition, dealing with the inevitable sibling jealousy and regression in behavior from our oldest has led both of us to our knees many many times this…

Christian Urban Legends

I interrupt my regular movie review for a rant. As you know it is that time of year again where silly and down right blasphemous statements about Jesus are being made by so called experts in their field, and you can get the most ridiculous assertions broadcast to your home via the idiot box or…

On the Reading of Fantasy

Or A Defense of Fairyland with Apologies to C.S. Lewis Let’s round up the usual suspects: Dorothy Gale, Tik-Tok, Ozma, The Shaggy Man, the Cowardly Lion, The Hungry Tiger, the Pevensies, Tumnus, Aslan, Curdie, Princess Irene, Taran, Coll, Dalben, Gwydion, Princess Eilonwy, Fflewddur Flam, Gurgi, Commander Sam Vimes (He’s a Duke now but I knew…

Movie Review: Antman

Producer: Multiple Director: Peyton Reed Writer: Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish, Adam McKay, Paul Rudd, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Still, Bobby Cannavale, Anthony Mackie, Judy Greer, and Cassie Lang. Plot. Henry Pym (Michael Douglas) has been forced out of his own company. Pym the inventor of…