The Rise of the Water Kingdom (Paperback)

Well that happened quicker than usual! My new allegorical fantasy, The Rise of the Water Kingdom, was just approved by Amazon for paperback production! So now you can grab it in Kindle and Paperback form! This book was especially inspired by Michael Heiser’s scholarly book, The Unseen Realm (which everyone should read), as well as the guys…

Does God Care About Humor?

Does joy, laughter and humor matter to God? That’s the question that Jim Gaffigan explores in an episode of, The Jim Gaffigan Show. In this episode, Gaffigan gets roped into playing a game of soccer with his priest and learns that the priest is really, really good at the sport. Gaffigan discovers that his priest…

Leviathan & ‘Elim

One of the reasons I would conclude that the Leviathan of the Bible is likely to be a mythical creature is because it has its roots in mythology outside of Israelite religion, and I think its mythical properties can be seen quite well in Job 41—especially when God says that, “When he raises himself up,…

Love

Last night I took a break in our series on Matthew to give a discourse on God’s love. Check it out on the podcast. Check out this podcast episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify, or Google Play.

The Seven Spirits in Revelation

When I was a kid I remember being really weirded out by the seven spirits before God’s throne in Revelation. Here I was, still trying to figure out the Trinity, when all of the sudden there were now seven Holy Spirits, turning God into a Holy Nonanity? Of course, if no one tells you how a…