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Books

The Emmaus Model: Discipleship, Theological Education, and Transformation. With Bruce G. Allder (Global Nazarene Publications, 2019).

Transformation in Christ: Paul’s Experience of the Divine Mystery (Eugene: Pickwick Publications, 2019).

1 and 2 Timothy, Titus, New Beacon Bible Commentary (Kansas City: Beacon Hill Press, 2016.

Lo, I Tell You a Mystery: Cross, Resurrection, and Paraenesis in the Rhetoric of 1 CorinthiansPrinceton Theological Monograph Series 52 (Eugene:  Pickwick Publications, 2006)).

Editor, Scripture’s Distinctives and Dynamics: Toward an Asia-Pacific Hermeneutic of Holiness (Taytay, Philippines: Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, 2004).

Editor, The Challenge of Culture: Articulating and Proclaiming the Wesleyan-Holiness Message in the Asia-Pacific Region (Taytay, Philippines: Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, 2002).

Refereed Articles

“The God of All Compassion: A Wesleyan Theology of Grief.” Wesleyan Theological Journal (Fall 2019).

Atonement and Community Reconciliation in Paul’s Letters: The Shame of the Cross as the Means for Restoration,” Wesleyan Theological Journal (Spring 2015).

Review of Jeffrey S. Lamp, The Greening of Hebrews? Ecological Readings in the Letter to the Hebrews (Eugene: Wipf and Stock, 2012), Wesleyan Theological Journal (Spring 2015).

Forward in Christ: Ephesians as Source for Unity in Diversity,” Didache: Faithful Teaching (Vol. 14, Issue 1, August 2014).

The Bible as a Community Encounter: An Essay on Challenges for Faculty and Students of Scripture,” Didache: Faithful Teaching (Vol. 11, Issue 2, 2012).

The High Priesthood of Jesus and the Sanctification of Believers:  New Covenant Possibility in Hebrews 7-10,” Wesleyan Theological Journal (45:1, Spring 2010), 226-45.

Fighting Fire with Fire:  Community Formation in 1 Corinthians 12-14,” Evangelical Review of Theology (29:4, October 2005), 347-62.

Review of Joel B. Green and Mark D. Baker, Recovering the Scandal of the Cross:  Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts, in Evangelical Review of Theology (29:4 October 2005), 378-79.

Other Articles and Chapters

“Rest,” in Global Wesleyan Dictionary of Biblical Theology, 2018.

“Conscience,” in Global Wesleyan Dictionary of Biblical Theology, 2018.

No Room in the Inn?  A Glimpse at Early Christian Hospitality through Lukan Redaction,” The Mediator (Volume 7 Issue 1, 2009), 29-59.

Co-authored the Thesis Handbook, Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, Taytay, Rizal, Philippines.

New Covenant in Christ: A Biblical Theology of Holiness,” in International Nazarene Festschrift in Commemoration of Dr. Kim, Young Baik (Korea Nazarene Publishing House, 2007), 590-607.

“Fruit of the Spirit:  Peace,” Holiness Today (March, 2003).

Paul and Wesley on Grace, Conscience, and the Law,” The Mediator (April 2002), 23-66.

The Mediator, The Theological Journal of Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, editor from 2000 to 2003, associate editor from 2003 to 2012.

Proclaiming Biblical Holiness for the Twenty-First Century: The Central Task of Wesleyan Biblical Studies,” The Mediator (October 2000), 1-25.

The Crisis of the Cross,” in What Generation X is Saying to the Church of the Nazarene, ed. Thomas Oord (Kansas City, Missouri:  Beacon Hill Press, 1999).

What Ever Happened to Our Women Preachers?” Preachers Magazine, 1989.

Curriculum

Five commentaries on the Ten Commandments, in Illustrated Bible Life. For Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2019.

“Gifts from God,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2018.

“Mercy,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2017.

“Titus,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2016.

“Who do You Say that I Am?” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2015.

“Self-Control,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2015.

“Sin the Epistles of John,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2015.

Six Commentaries, “Encounters with God,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2014.

“Stone Stories,” in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2013.

Commentary on Titus, in Illustrated Bible Life, for Word Action Sunday School Curriculum, Beacon Hill Press, 2012.

Other Writing

We have this Treasure,” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, May 31, 2011.

Being and Doing,” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, January 18, 2011.

What is Thankfulness all about?” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, November 20, 2010.

Spring into Life,” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, April 25, 2010.

The God of the Earthquake,” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, January 19, 2010.

Seeking the Resource for Life,” The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming, September 14, 2009.

Conference Presentations

Paper, “The God of All Compassion: A Wesleyan Theology of Grief,” presented at the Wesleyan Theological Society annual meeting, March 6-7, 2015.

Paper, “Atonement and Community Reconciliation in Paul’s Letters: The Shame of the Cross as the Means for Restoration,” presented at the Wesleyan Theological Society annual meeting, March 8, 2014.

Workshop, “Community:  The Indispensible Link between Bible and Church,” presented at the “Bible Tells Me So” Wesley Center Conference, Northwest Nazarene University, February 2011.

“The High Priesthood of Jesus and the Sanctification of Believers:  New Covenant Possibility in Hebrews 7-10,” presented at the Wesley Theological Society annual meeting, March 2009.

“A Dialogue with Church Planting Movements by David Garrison,” Workshop Presentation, Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary, January 10, 2005.

Jesus’ Victory over the Forces of Evil:  A Biblical Perspective,” presented at the Asia-Pacific Regional Theology Conference, Korea Nazarene University, South Korea; published in Scripture’s Distinctives and Dynamics, 2003;

Passing the Faith Along,” presented at the Nazarene Asia-Pacific Regional Theology Conference, Korea Nazarene University, South Korea, 2003;

“Covenant as a Key to Unlocking the Story of the Bible,” Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2003.

“Discipleship, Prayer, and Evangelism Training,” Mackay, QLD, Australia, 2003.

“Biblical Theological Reflections on the Y2K Bug,” Harris Memorial College, Antipolo, The Philippines, 1999.

Unpublished Papers

An Exploration of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Ethics.

Baptism in the Church of the Nazarene” (with Dr. Neville Bartle).

Holiness and Shame.”

Marcion, The Quasi-Gnostic-Christian.

Ministry in the Pastoral Epistles.”

The Cost of Being a Disciple (Luke 14:25-35).

The Promised Land: Towards a Theology of Exile.”

The Unmerciful Servant (Matthew 18:21-35).

Bible Studies