Scholar in Residence at Bethlehem College & Seminary
Mike Rusten grew up in Plymouth, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis. God drew him to himself at a Billy Graham crusade when Mike was a junior high boy, and life was never to be the same. He graduated from Princeton University where he was president of the Princeton Evangelical Fellowship.
Mike and his wife Sharon have two children. Their daughter Marta MacDougall is a clinical psychologist at the V.A. Hospital in Philadelphia. Their son Mark is an ear, nose, and throat physician in Paducah, Kentucky. Marta, Mark, and their spouses have presented Mike and Sharon with four delightful grandchildren.
Deuteronomy 32:8-9 indicates that God had assigned boundaries to the nations, but only Israel had the territorial blessing of being the heir of God. This explains the story of Naaman the Syrian general
The Lord Gave Each Nation Its Boundaries and Its Own Inheritance But Only Jacob’s Inheritance Was the Lord’s
The Old Testament describes a world with cosmic geography. Israel was holy ground because it was the Lord's inheritance (Deut 32:9). The other nations had their own boundaries and their own gods. This
What is the role of the peace of God in a Christian's life? The parallel between Colossians 3:15 and Ephesians 5:17 shows that God enables his people to understand his will is by having