Greater Things The Official Blog of Great Northern University

Dr. Mike Kibbe’s Posts

shutterstock 782580766

Unshakable, Pt. 3

“Let us worship God acceptably, with reverent awe, because he is a consuming fire” (Hebrews 12:28–29) is the climactic pronouncement of the entire book of Hebrews.

Read more
Isaiahs call

Unshakable, Pt. 2

I learned at the construction site that words can not only be stripped of their sacred meaning—they can be stripped of any meaning at all...

Read more
dirty thunderstorm

Unshakable, Pt. 1

It’s undeniably one of the great moments in human history. A group of people, theoretically bound together by common ancestry but most pressingly united by a recent experience of slavery,...

Read more
Sun and Moon

Scary Times, Sacred Times: An Eastertide Reflection on the Coronavirus

..."the more I think about Lent, and about Easter, and about sacred times, the more I think the lesson I most needed to learn this year was how to lean into toward Easter despite the chaos around me."

Read more
shutterstock 779287561

Journey to Bethlehem (Or Not): The Christmas Story in the Four Gospels

You probably knew that the Bible contains four gospels—four stories about Jesus (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John).

Read more