Our (Weird) Heavens Are (Also) Telling Us about God

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

So here is our thought for the day: how we see the world around us and how we see God are linked to each other. The creation tells us something […]

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Reading the Bible with a Jesus-Centered Approach

By Jared Byas, M.A.

Recently, I wrote about the challenge we face when we are taught to “do what the Bible says,” as though it is a rulebook. Specifically, I wrote about the challenges […]

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Why Do We Thank God for Things?

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

When my son was 5 or so, we were watching TV and a commercial came on giving aid to starving children in Africa. I think it was the first time […]

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The Learning Human Jesus and the Human Bible

By James F. McGrath

I am especially delighted to write this piece for the Bible for Normal People social media outlet, since there is a direct connection between my book What Jesus Learned from Women and Pete’s […]

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Rainbows, Gold Lamé, and Jesus

By Staci Frenes

What This Evangelical Mom Learned at her First Pride  I attended my first Pride festival in 2019, and no one was more surprised by that fact than me. An event […]

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Top 10 B4NP Podcast Episodes of All Time

By Stephanie Speight

As you’ve probably heard, we’re moving to our bi-weekly podcast schedule for the summer. Just in case you’ll miss us, here are the super-scientific, very official results for our top […]

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