This is Craig’s lecture from February 4, based on 4 chapters of his future book on the Mind of the Spirit. This lecture treats the theme of the mind in Romans 1 (the fallen mind), 6:11 (the mind of faith), 7:7-25 (the mind under the law), and 8:5-7 (the mind of the Spirit). This is […]

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This is a (probably) one-time digression from the usual range of topics on this blog. Because of my new, eternal interests, I largely gave up television, including Star Trek reruns, about forty years ago. But learning today of the passing of Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on Star Trek, reminded me of his influence on […]

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This video is of Craig’s lecture at Evangel University and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, where he talks about the meaning of the mind of Christ in the context of 1 Corinthians and also its implications for bringing together sound scholarship and deep spirituality. You should allow perhaps a minute for the video to […]

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The religion department at Missouri State University, along with the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, welcomed Craig to give a lecture about miracles at MSU on Feb. 5, 2015. This lecture was videotaped by the Assemblies of God Seminary and can be viewed at the following address (which will also eventually post Craig’s lectures on […]

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Craig explains the context of John 10:10 in this video. The context teaches us both about God’s sacrificial love for us and about the danger of religious leaders who exploit God’s people instead of serving them. The video (from Seedbed, available on YouTube) can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ij8fV4oV5YI

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Ben Franklin was a (friendly) deist (unlike Thomas Jefferson; Franklin was friends with preacher George Whitefield). Ben Franklin is also reputed to have been struck by lightning during his kite experiment, but it probably had nothing to do with his deism … Learning caution would be good for all of us.  

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The United Methodist renewal magazine Good News recently published an article by Craig that they titled, “Rumors of miracles.” You can read it at: http://goodnewsmag.org/2014/12/rumors-of-miracles/ (Note: this link will take you there automatically.) Other articles in the same issue, such as Wendy Deichmann’s excellent “Lessons from Mozambique” (http://goodnewsmag.org/2014/12/lessons-from-mozambique/) are also well-worth reading (especially if you have read […]

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