The Big Story of the Bible: Part 2

This is Part 2 of a guest series by Dr. Ronn Johnson.   What is the Bible’s Big Story? Part 2 Dr. Ronn Johnson In my opening post I recommended that locating the Big Story of the Bible can be difficult, and that simply being more fluent in the Bible […]

Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 4: Chaos and Calendar

Here are the slides to the last night (which was tonight). You can catch the video on my Facebook / Youtube channel. Wk4-Chaos-and-Calendar The post Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 4: Chaos and Calendar appeared first on Dr. Michael Heiser.

What is the Bible’s Big Story?

A guest post by Dr. Ronn Johnson I recently heard that we see more images or pictures in one day (whether on our phone, on the TV, on a billboard, etc.) than a pre-Renaissance person would have seen over the course of their entire lifetime. Apparently our brains have been […]

Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 2: Sacred Space

Here are the slides for this second talk. I will post a link to the livestream / video once we have that. Wk2-Sacred Space and Sacrifice-Heiser-GCB The post Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 2: Sacred Space appeared first on Dr. Michael Heiser.

Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 1: Impurity and Sin

In the event that our livestream works for tonight’s talk, I thought I’d post my slides as a PDF file for any who want to watch the stream. Even if the stream doesn’t work, you still have the slides: Wk1-Impurity and Sin-2 The post Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking […]

Was Jesus a Failed Prophet?

I’ve blogged on this topic before, but I’ve recently gotten a few questions on it in email. I decided to revisit it by posting some PDF resources. Here’s the short answer to “Was Jesus a failed prophet?” Yes, if you don’t understand the idea of conditional prophecy, which occurs frequently […]

Misquoted (Or Perhaps Misunderstood) in a Recent Book

This isn’t a big deal, but it’s sort of illustrative of how I can be misunderstood, and how Bible translations can be misleading. I recently received an email that alerted me to the above this way: The present globalist-versus-Christian war is taking place in both the seen and unseen (spiritual) […]