Are you a good or bad clerk?

One of my pet peeves is with folks who have what I call a clerk mentality. By this I mean not the good clerks, but the other ones. They’d rather be right than good. No matter what common sense should tell them, they’re going to follow the rules to the letter. That’s the telltale sign […]

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On Gaza, Israel, and the Rapture

A friend, concerned about the events transpiring in Israel and Gaza, asked about the rapture. Some at her local church see calamity in Israel as a sign of the Second Coming of Jesus, which leads them to wonder if the rapture is near. Perhaps you’ve heard this talk from other Christians, and perhaps you’ve wondered […]

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Why “Our Daily Bread?”

My name is Craig Uffman. Prior to pursuing my PhD in theology at Durham University (Durham, UK), I received my MDiv at the Duke Divinity School, Duke University, in Durham, NC. Many years before that, I studied economics at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, served as a nuclear submarine officer, and ultimately became president of […]

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