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Pastor Mark, Meet Father James

If you’re like me, you won’t care if it is a very long time until you hear or read the name Mark Driscoll again. The sad saga of the Seattle minister and the mega-church he founded and served as pastor for eighteen years has… 1,138 more words

Discipleship

Some Things I Learned About Cheneyville

Recently, I had the opportunity to share some of my findings from my research on the Disciples of Christ in Louisiana. The event was their Founders’ Day celebration, October 18, 2014. 2,818 more words

Church History

Six Reasons Americans Still Need Christianity

In a secularized society obsessed with consumerism, entertainment, and modernization, Christianity is often portrayed as being old-fashioned, irrelevant, and useless, but it still serves some very valuable and profound purposes. 865 more words

Beth Moore - Ready for Launch!

Beth Moore has a new course plotted and is preparing to head out!  Sadly, it’s a predictable and tragic destination that she’s chosen.  Regular readers will know that it has long been my view that Beth Moore has two dangerous positions in her theology.  1,039 more words

American Church

Don't Call It Persecution

A friend’s Facebook recently alerted me to an article from TheDailyBeast.com concerning American Christianity and the concept of persecution.  More specifically, it discussed the seeming inanity of the use of the word “persecution” for anything Americans experience when compared to the dire religious threats and danger are faced by our fellow believers on the world stage. 843 more words

Reflections

Treasure Reversal (Part 1)

“Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” Luke 12:15

Christians and Poverty… 915 more words

Struggle

The Future Now: Homosexuality and the Government

No longer will Christians talk about the coming days when various arms of government here in the U.S. will hunt down pastors and prosecute those who disagree with their humanist views. 115 more words

American Church