Entries from August 2010

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

Nullification, Pot, and Roe

Last week, Doug Wilson just posted on jury and state nullification here, and it prompted me to talk about a few things that had been percolating around in my head for quite some time.  I had written about jury nullification before, but it had disappeared from being online.  I found it on my hard drive […]

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

Jury nullification

(This is a reworking of a blog post from a few years ago before my blog was WordPress based.) A few years ago, while listening to lectures by Steve Wilkins on “America: The First 350 Years”, I heard about jury nullification for the first time in my life.  I had paid attention in my public […]

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Toby Sumpter on playing with dragons

The sermon I preached on Sunday dealt some with the tanniyn/dragon.  Toby Sumpter, pastor of Trinity Reformed Church in Moscow, ID, just posted and brought another intriguing perspective to dragons in the Bible: “Yahweh plays with dragons, and growing up into the glory and wisdom of the sons of God means growing up to play […]

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

My First Sermon – Psalm 148

Today I preached my first sermon at Christ Church of North Carolina.  I preached on Psalm 148 and the title of the sermon is “All Creatures of Our God and King…” I wrote the whole sermon out in manuscript form and deviated from it some when I preached it.  Apparently my pages got out of […]