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2023: A Year in review

Books (December 2023)

The Samurai

Those born of God, act like their Father

Non-Toxic Masculinity (Part 1)

T-Shirts, redux

Inclusion and Exclusion, Baptism, the Lord's Supper, and excommunication

Ostracism: The Power of Silence

Eyes on the Prize

Let's t-shirt together

No Greater Love: a Biblical Vision for Friendship (Part 2)

Pursue Hospitality

Books (November 2023)

No Greater Love: a Biblical Vision for Friendship (Part 1)

Light and darkness, love and hate

Praying with Paul: A Call to Spiritual Reformation

If... then...

Dark Clouds, Deep Mercy: Discovering the Grace of Lament

What we have heard and seen

The Cross and the Lynching Tree

Psalm 16

Nonviolence: The Revolutionary way of Jesus

Books! (October 2023)

When Jesus is the instrument of our idolatry

Difficult Conversations

Rites of Loss

Forgiving and Reconciling: Bridges to Wholeness and Hope

On marriage, friendship, and divorce

Abuelita Faith

Rage and Grief

Index of posts

Voting yes to the Voice: reconciliation, restitution, theft, and repair

The Art of Gathering

The aetiological fallacy, contamination theory, and deficit readings of culture

Books in September (2023)

Amish Grace : How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy

nothing can be needful that He withholds

Christianity and Critical Race Theory: A Faithful and Constructive Conversation

Our Father

King: The Life of Martin Luther King

Dying to Self

Losing Our Religion: An Altar Call for Evangelical America

Let's eat together

Books in August (2023)

The widow that never gave up

The Coming of the Holy Spirit

Club or cult

The Lord's Supper: Our Promised Place of Intimacy and Transformation with Jesus

You open up this door right this minute, you hear me

Books Read, a compilation

A continent of nations dispossessed

We Go On

The shape of gospel obedience

Early NSW and Aboriginal missions

The Power to Stand (Romans 16:25-27)

The Great Sex Rescue

This kind can only come out by prayer

Books in July (2023)

The myth of sovereignty

Christopher Ash on the Psalms

The fig tree and the mountain

The Other Evangelicals


Pacifists & Ukraine: a response to Michael Bird

Finding Lost Words

Psalm 88

Women and the Gender of God


A word from your author

Books in June (2023)

A God of Vengeance?


Paul and the Law

a greater wisdom

The Psalter Reclaimed

The Way of Life and the Way of Death

The Four Loves

(Counter-)Culture(s) and Christian Praxis

Books in May (2023)

Walking with God through Pain and Suffering

You are what you love

A year in writing

Resisting evil by non-resistance

Vale, Tim Keller

Desiring the Kingdom

On novelty in worship

The Blue Parakeet (2nd edition)

The Golden Rule

Side by Side

Liturgical Animals

April in Books (2023)

On Getting out of Bed

Anxiety and the Kingdom

The Next Evangelicalism

Hopeful Helplessness


Practices of Personal Piety

Holy Saturday

Night Psalms

Books Finished: March 2023


Hey, where are those book reviews

The Way of Jesus

Job, Camus, Ashes

Jesus and the Disinherited

The Cracks in our Community (part 2)

In February I read some more books


From Isolation to Community: A renewed vision for Christian life together

Loving one's enemies and one's friends in prayer

Jesus and John Wayne: How white evangelicals corrupted a faith and fractured a nation

Only the most broken people can be great leaders

Book Review: A Praying Church (Paul E. Miller)

Typology in Jonah 1

The Genesis of Gender

What I've been reading (Jan 2023)

All your heroes are trash

Understanding Gender Dysphoria

Between Lament and Bonhoeffer

Friendship (Part 3)

Friendship (Part 2)

Friendship: The Heart of being Human

Reading While Black


Equipped to Love

2022 : a year of musical change