Words are strange. They are the building blocks of our language; signifiers that carry meaning. But that meaning can be imprecise or changing. Think of the word love. Its meaning can change based on a variety of factors. Telling your spouse you love them carries a different weight than telling your pet you love them. Or […]
About Gary Vander Wiele
Gary Vander Wiele is a high school teacher in the Bay Area and volunteers with the Clear Creek Arts Team playing bass. He holds a bachelor's degree in Theology from Houston Baptist University and a Master of Divinity from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Gary and his wife, Sarah, attend West Campus. They have three kids with a fourth on the way.
Entries by Gary Vander Wiele
The Protestant Reformation – arguably, one of the most impactful events in history – unofficially kicked-off when Martin Luther posted a list of grievances on the door of the Wittenberg church. His opening statement included the claim that “all of the Christian life is to be repentance.” When Jesus began his preaching ministry, his cry […]