Author: Sam McLoughlin

If Jesus is my girlfriend

If Jesus is my girlfriend

I often hear complaints among my guy friends about the music at church. You know, the general ‘Jesus is my boyfriend’ type of music that so many of our churches are into. I admit, there’s only so many times I can sing ‘oh how he loves us’ and variations of […]


Reading the Bible Metaphorically

When reading the Old Testament, should we interpret it literally or metaphorically?   Answering this question depends what we mean by ‘literally.'(the best answer to nearly every tough theological question: ‘Depends.’) ‘Literally’ originally meant ‘as the author intended,’ or the closest interpretation to what the author wanted to convey. However, […]