Saints Gone Before podcast and the Protestant Reformation

2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. (That’s if we’re basing it on 1517, the traditionally-understood official start of the Reformation. There’s a case to be made that it started earlier, but that’s neither here nor there for the purposes of this post.) My last post here announced a new podcast from myself … More Saints Gone Before podcast and the Protestant Reformation

Final Episode of the GGBTS Campus Relocation Project

It’s true! The Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary Campus Relocation Project (hang on….let me catch my breath….whew….) is now complete. As an initial volume of An Oral History of the Church, we feel really good about it. We accomplished what we set out to do. Record the perspectives of seminary-related people on and around the … More Final Episode of the GGBTS Campus Relocation Project

Episode 13 of An Oral History of the Church, Volume 1

We’re back with a brand new addition, an interview with GGBTS alumnus Marc Jantomaso! Marc is a church planter whose story demonstrates the kind of grounded, hard-working ministry you can see exhibited in seminary student after seminary student. We think you’ll enjoy his story. The audio on this episode is a bit different. We recorded … More Episode 13 of An Oral History of the Church, Volume 1

An Oral History of the Church – Now with video tours

Jonathan and I are back with a brand new addition (and not just Vanilla Ice lyrics references)! We decided to add to the quality of the oral history with a bit of visual history, as well. Specifically, we’re releasing video tours of the Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary’s Mill Valley campus just prior to the … More An Oral History of the Church – Now with video tours

Jesus Loves Sinners

Jesus loves sinners. This is one of his least-disputed characteristics across lines of belief, tradition, race, and politics. And I thank God for that He does! Because it means He loves even me, too. When I first joined Facebook in 2010 (I’m not sure whether it makes me more of a dinosaur for joining so … More Jesus Loves Sinners