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New Testament

A Peaceful Urgency 150 150 Andrew Hicks

A Peaceful Urgency

Many things that are frequently said among my Pastor peers makes me uncomfortable or upset. One thing in particular has been bothering me even more lately. I think we have…

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The Torah of Torahs: A Proposed Biblical Theological Typology 150 150 Andrew Hicks

The Torah of Torahs: A Proposed Biblical Theological Typology

The importance of 5 has long been appreciated in Biblical studies as a potentially significant typological number. The source of the 5 from which any typological reflection is, of course,…

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Hell is a Place on Earth 1024 649 Andrew Hicks

Hell is a Place on Earth

Before you freak out and accuse me of heresy, hear me out. I am not talking about Hell in terms you probably think I am. I am not articulating my…

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The Mysticism of Mathematics 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The Mysticism of Mathematics

I was not a great mathematician. If you know me well at all I’m sure that surprised you! Nonetheless, I have decided that math is beautiful, poetic, and mystical. That’s…

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Mark: Suggested Resources for Study 737 1024 Andrew Hicks

Mark: Suggested Resources for Study

Here are a few free resources (and a few suggested affordable resources) for your personal study of the Gospel of Mark. Whether you are a member at the Bastrop Church…

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The LORD: An Introduction 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The LORD: An Introduction

Have you ever noticed that the Old Testament in most English Bibles places the word, “lord” in all capital letters? Have you ever wondered why that is? The reason behind…

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Bible Study – English Translations 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

Bible Study – English Translations

The most basic tool for the study of the Bible is a quality English translation. Below I will describe Michael Gorman’s suggestions for which translations to use and then offer…

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Bible Study – Free Online Tools 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

Bible Study – Free Online Tools

Hey there friends! I am often asked about recommendations for Bible Study. So I am publishing this article as a resource so that I can point people to it for…

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The Kingdom of God: An Introduction 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The Kingdom of God: An Introduction

There are few concepts more central to the preaching of Jesus than the Kingdom of God. Sadly, however, this concept does not receive an equal amount of attention from Jesus’s…

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Ecclesiological Explorations – Part 3: “The Church is … Holy…” 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

Ecclesiological Explorations – Part 3: “The Church is … Holy…”

The Church is holy. This is so in two senses. The first, is that the Church is holy. How can we claim otherwise? Jesus died and gave Himself up in…

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