Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Attack of the Giant Barley Cake

(an outtake from Once More, From the Beginning. This is one of the bits that didn’t make it into the book.) When Gideon prepared to face the Midianites in battle, God demanded that he pare down his army to a … Continue reading

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In the Game of Pillaging, Play By the Rules

(an outtake from Once More, From the Beginning. This is one of the bits that didn’t make it into the book.) After the fall of Jericho, Joshua warned his people to avoid contact with any of the tainted, accursed things … Continue reading

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Gearing Up for a Shot at the Promised Land

(an outtake from Once More, From the Beginning. This is one of the bits that didn’t make it into the book.) When God caught the Hebrew men partying with Moabite women and worshiping Moabite gods, he insisted that Moses hack … Continue reading

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