Daily Archives: November 13, 2015

Book Review: Divine Rest For Human Restlessness

Divine Rest For Human Restlessness: A Theological Study Of The Good News Of The Sabbath For Today, by Samuele Bacchiocchi Some years ago, when the opportunity came for me to speak and write at some length and depth about the … Continue reading

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Colossians 2:11-23: The Substance And the Shadow

As we previously saw when we looked at Acts 15 and the Jerusalem Conference, the Bible sometimes puts questions of keeping the Sabbath and of the circumcision together.  As this happened in Acts 15, so it happens in Colossians 2, … Continue reading

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A Whale Of A Deal

Forty-five years ago, on November 12, 1970, the Oregon Highway Division was videotaped doing something that is almost as bizarre as dropping beavers from planes via parachute [1]. While trying to dispose of a rotting whale carcass on the coast … Continue reading

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