I’m out and about at the moment and not being very productive. But I have just noticed that Daniel Kirk is doing some posts on narrative theology and its relation to biblical theology and systematic theology. He has some good things to say, too, about how we persistently refuse to let scripture speak for itself because we think theology knows better. Have a look at What is Narrative Theology? Pt. 1: Narrative Theology and Biblical Theology and Narrative Theology and Transformed Meaning.
Synopsis of Christian Origins and the Question of God I-III
There’s a lot of interest in N.T. Wright’s Paul and the Faithfulness of God at the moment. If you haven’t read the preceding volumes in the Christian Origins and the Question of God series—or want to refresh your memory—you may find my detailed synopsis helpful. For a list of my own occasional reflections on PFG click here.