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Welcome Dreaded Momma 500 500 Andrew Hicks

Welcome Dreaded Momma

Sooo I have invited my lovely wife to join the blogosphere. I have been telling her she should put her voice out there for quite some time now and she…

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Written in the Stars: The Christological Function of Astral Imagery in the Book of Revelation 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

Written in the Stars: The Christological Function of Astral Imagery in the Book of Revelation

This is the research paper I recently wrote for my seminar class on the book of Revelation Revelation is fundamentally an astral prophecy. Everything that happens in the heart of…

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An Ascension Hymn 800 1024 Andrew Hicks

An Ascension Hymn

1 See, the Conqu’ror mounts in triumph; see the King in royal state, riding on the clouds, his chariot, to his heav’nly palace gate. Hear the choir of angel voices…

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Prayers for Wandering 683 1024 Andrew Hicks

Prayers for Wandering

I have been wandering and growing lately. I think it is for my good when all is said and done, but it is painful in the process. God is not…

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Feminist & Womanist Interpretation of Scripture and Theology 150 150 Andrew Hicks

Feminist & Womanist Interpretation of Scripture and Theology

I have greatly benefitted from reading people who are different than me. This includes the voices of women. This is a bibliography of Feminist and Womanist voices in biblical interpretation…

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The Transfiguration: An Introduction 695 1024 Andrew Hicks

The Transfiguration: An Introduction

The Explicit Accounts The Transfiguration is a key event in the life of Jesus Christ. The scene is recounted explicitly only in the Synoptic gospels (i.e. Matthew, Mark, and Luke,…

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Lent 2023 1024 576 Andrew Hicks

Lent 2023

This is the landing page for my 2023 Lenten sermon series. I have never preached the Lenten season before and so I am excited to learn and I anticipate that…

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Ruthlessly And Relentlessly Personal 150 150 Andrew Hicks

Ruthlessly And Relentlessly Personal

We call our Roomba robot vacuum cleaner, “DJ.” [For those of you who are Parks and Recreation fans, yes we named it after Tom Haverford’s Roomba who is affectionally called…

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The Lenten Prayer of St. Ephrem the Syrian 780 639 Andrew Hicks

The Lenten Prayer of St. Ephrem the Syrian

Introduction¬† This beautiful little prayer and accompanying exercise is an important and classic prayer used in Eastern Orthodox observance of the Lenten season. I first discovered it while reading¬†Great Lent:…

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Fasting: An Introduction 150 150 Andrew Hicks

Fasting: An Introduction

It is very sad that the modern Church – mainly of any nondenominational or evangelical variety – has completely forgotten and neglected the spiritual discipline of fasting. There are many…

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