A few things I’m up to at the moment: One year to go at Carey toward having these letters after my name: BappTheol (Bachelor in Applied Theology) & DipPL (Diploma of Pastoral Leadership). This summer (as part of the DipPL programme), I get to do an actual summer placement at Ponsonby Baptist, and am really… Continue reading update

romans authorial intent

In the midst of a blogging hiatus, here are some observations about Paul’s purpose in writing Romans (a.k.a. a bit I cut out of my recent essay!). he wants them to understand their common need for salvation (chapters 1-3). he wants them to grasp their common access to this salvation through Abrahamic faith (chapters 4-5).… Continue reading romans authorial intent