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Archdiocese: Michigan Priest 'Negligent' In Abuse

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) — The Archdiocese of Detroit has found a Mount Clemens priest was “negligent” when he didn’t promptly report a sexual assault on church property to police. 125 more words


Jesus left the 99 sheep and pursued the one - while Mars Hill Church assures the 99 and ignores the one.

With both Mars Hill Church and Acts 29, the terms “shepherd”, “chief shepherd”, “pastor” and “elder” are spoken of with frequency. Within the strong DNA of both organizations is the prevalent expectation that the members submit to the shepherds or elders. 776 more words

50. Can Saul Become Paul?

Hmmm… Well, well, well…. Perhaps, just perhaps this is the beginning of what many of us have been praying for over the years re: Mr. Mark Driscoll… God did it with Paul, once Saul… My prayer is that God would thoroughly break Mark in order to thoroughly use him. 206 more words

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Shunning by Maricella

I chose the name “Maricella” because I like that name and the person who I am renaming Maricella for this post is someone I have always liked. 745 more words

Finding Myself

It’s funny what a month of vacation, anxiety, and a little bit of honesty can get you. I’ve been in the suburbs of San Antonio vacationing at my parents house, and there’s not much to do here–especially without friends. 671 more words

Signs of an Abusive Pastor

I sat down and quickly wrote a list that described an abusive pastor I had the misfortune of being under:

1. He  acts and speaks as if it is his church rather than the Lord’s church. 1,097 more words