Author: Benjamin Halliburton

All Flesh is Grass

07, May, 2024Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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As a card-carrying Yard Guy, I have a love/hate relationship with my grass this time of year. On the one hand, I’ve worked hard to get it thick, green, and growing, and it&#8 [...]

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The Sun Stands Still

02, April, 2024Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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As we prepare for the Monday, April 8 apocalypse (I mean, the apoceclipse; no, sorry, the eclipse), I can’t help but find myself thinking of Joshua 10. It’s one of the [...]

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A Missing Hallelujah

05, March, 2024Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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Before you read any more – at the risk of exposing myself as part of the unsophisticated and unwashed masses when it comes to musical taste – I have an admission to mak [...]

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WANTED: Pray(ers)

06, February, 2024Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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In last month’s blog post, I suggested that a more consistent prayer life could be a noble New Year’s resolution, and pointed our church to a few potential prayer resou [...]

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A (New) New Year’s Resolution

02, January, 2024Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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Around this time of year, Christians like us see countless suggestions (or more cynically, sales pitches) for Bible reading plans. Reading God’s Word from cover to cover is a [...]

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Slooow Dooown

04, December, 2023Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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It’s December, and that means that – maybe more than any other time of year – the countdowns are on! As of this writing, there’s only 21 days until Christma [...]

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“For the Peace of Jerusalem”

07, November, 2023Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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Jerusalem’s importance in the the Old Testament simply cannot be overstated. It’s the “City of David”, conquered by the man himself (2 Samuel 5). It’s [...]

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“And Carrying the Cross on Himself”

03, October, 2023Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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I’ve had the privilege to take a course on Johannine Literature this semester at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (the phrase “Johannine Literature” is a fancy [...]

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Prepositions in a Prologue

05, September, 2023Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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Unless you’re one of those increasingly rare fans of grammar, you may find the title above to be…shall we say…uninspiring. Who cares about prepositions? Can we ev [...]

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Back in the Saddle

04, August, 2023Posted by :Benjamin Halliburton

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In my June blog post, I shared some of our plans for our sabbatical during the month of July. It’s now August, and I’m happy to report that we greatly enjoyed our time [...]

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