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Ken Schenck
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Preaching from Exile
I spoke today at the Festival of Preaching at College Wesleyan Church today. I think the video will be available eventually. The topic I was given is, "Finding Themes of Exile in the Word." Here is my basic outline and thesis: 1. Introduction I started by n...

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Seminary CM3: How Culture Works
This is the third post on the Contexts of Ministry in my  Seminary in a Nutshell  series. See the bottom for the previous posts in this unit, "The Person and Contexts of a Minister." I have completed one other unit in this series,  The Pastor as Leader . __...

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Review 2: Elements of Cultural Intelligence
I started skimming Cultural Intelligence   yesterday . Today I ran through chapter 3: "CQ 101: The Path to Loving the Other." In this chapter Livermore gives us the basic components of what he is calling CQ. The later chapters will run through these in more...

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Monday Paul 3.3
Paul and Barnabas managed to stay in Antioch of Pisidia for a few months before their inroads into non-Jews finally reached a boiling point in the community. It upset the Jews in the city who had not believed, but it also upset the social elite of the city....

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Schenck books on sale
Until this Sunday, there is a massive sale on my books with Wesleyan Publishing House. As I recommended, WPH is moving to a mostly digital and print on demand model. [Remember I was called naive for suggesting this move a year and a half ago.] I have writte...

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Book Review: Cultural Intelligence 1
1. I'm trying to skim/read David Livermore's book on Cultural Intelligence this week in preparation for my Sunday post. Today is the first two chapters. Chapter 1:  2. I thought this quote about short term missions was worth reproducing: "The questionable m...

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8.4 Inductance and Induction
Here's the fourth and final installment of Module 8, Induction, in Navy Basic Electricity and Electronics series from the 1970s. The first three units were: 8.1  Electromagnetism 8.2  Inductors and Flux Density 8.3 Inducing Voltage 1. Inductance  is the pro...

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Review 6: Passover Imagery in 1 Corinthians
The final main chapter is on 1 Corinthians in Jane Patterson's  Keeping the Feast . Previous chapters reviewed include: Introduction Sacrifice as Metaphor in Paul Jewish and Greco-Roman Sacrifice The Meaning of Sacrifice Sacrificial Giving in Philippians 1....

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Review 5: Sacrificial Giving in Philippians
Now we get to Philippians in my reading of Jane Patterson's  Keeping the Feast . Previous chapters reviewed include: Introduction Sacrifice as Metaphor in Paul Jewish and Greco-Roman Sacrifice The Meaning of Sacrifice 1. Chapter 4 is titled, "Philippians: S...
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