Understanding the Deep Structures of Scripture

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Wipf and Stock

Listen to This before Writing That Book (Michael Thomson/Wipf and Stock)

Michael Thomson, Acquisitions Editor at Wipf and Stock Publishers, discusses the joys and struggles of the writing and publishing process.

Painting of Isaac and Abraham

But Really, What’s Up with Abraham Almost Sacrificing Isaac? (Aaron Koller on Unbinding Isaac)

The story of God’s command to Abraham to sacrifice Isaac (also known as the Akedah) in Genesis 22 is one…

Repentance as a Group Activity (David Lambert)

Repentance isn’t just about having a contrite heart. In this episode, Dr. David Lambert explores the nature of true repentance in the Bible.

Jen Wilkin

Rethinking ‘Quiet Time’ with Scripture (Jen Wilkin)

Jen Wilkin challenges the practice of “quiet time,” saying that it can actually undermine Bible literacy. She proposes an alternative.

Dr. Cynthia Shafer-Elliott

Biblical Archeology: Excavating the World of the Bible (Cynthia Shafer-Elliott)

Biblical archeology can reveal everything from ancient Israelites’ family structures to their acquaintance with daily struggle for survival.

Esau McCaulley, Reading While Black

Christmas Special: Esau McCaulley on Reading While Black (OnScript)

This episode is reproduced from a November interview on the OnScript podcast, courtesy of OnScript. Dr. Dru Johnson interviews Dr….

Panel discussion on civility

What Is Civility and How Do We Practice It? A Panel Discussion

Note: This special episode is of lower audio quality than usual. It is a live recording of an event. Those…

Biblical art

Biblical Artist Series: Sandra Bowden Makes Literal Biblical Art

Sandra Bowden uses Scripture, Hebrew lettering, and Christian artifacts in her biblical art to express God’s relationship with his creation.

Part of the Biblical Artist Series series

Caio Peres

Reading Scripture through the Lens of Trauma and Poverty in Brazil (Caio Peres)

Caio Peres explains how the reality of trauma and poverty in Brazil provides a lens for viewing the Bible’s concern for social flourishing.

"Cain," by John Hendrix

Biblical Artist Series: Why John Hendrix Draws in Church

In this episode, New York Times best-selling author John Hendrix talks about being a Christian illustrator and designer.

Part of the Biblical Artist Series series