Rutledge Etheridge is in the house. He’s assistant professor of Biblical Studies at Geneva College, a former chaplain in the same institution, and an ordained minister at Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America. “Rut” is the author of God Breathed: Connecting Through Scripture to God, Others, The Natural World, and Yourself, which was born from a rhetorical question by Augustine, fascinating personal observations, and the desire to dig deeper into the disconnect between the claims of Jesus and the way society at large lives day to day.

Etheridge explains what he means by “The Ceiling of Self,” and why it’s such a wonderless and lonely place to be. Don’t miss this fascinating conversation on theology, philosophy, and apologetics. 

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Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics.

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Rachel Denhollander explains law and gospel

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Another voice from the margin...

Posted on Friday, January 19, 2018 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Unmarginalizing the marginalized

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville

Does #MeToo really reflect a repentant Hollywood?

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

A Complete Confusion of Categories: Friendship and Marriage

Posted on Friday, January 12, 2018 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
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Revisiting the Sexualized, Vilified, and Marginalized Women of the Bible

Posted on Wednesday, January 03, 2018 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Because the direct approach is too scary

The Contributors

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics. Read more at each of their individual blogs, listed below.

 


Carl Trueman

Postcards from Palookaville

Pastor and teacher of church history, this anti-celebrity "celebrity” dreams about what might have been, had he played his cards right. See all of Carl’s posts »


Todd Pruitt

1517

Always Texan, once Southern Baptist, now Presbyterian, he exhibits a high regard for BASE jumping, interpretive dance, and puppies. See all of Todd's posts »


Aimee Byrd

Housewife Theologian

Driving her kids all over tarnation, and her husband crazy, this tender-loving, cut-throat theologian packs a punch... or Nunchuck. See all of Aimee's posts »