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NCFIC: A Vision Forum Retread

Andrew McDonald has been reading and commenting here for the last year, and partially because of his involvement here, he has encountered his own story of church discipline which he would like to share with us here.  2,784 more words

Doug Phillips

NCFIC: A Vision Forum Retread

Andrew McDonald has been reading and commenting here for the last year, and partially because of his involvement here, he has encountered his own story of church discipline which he would like to share with us here.  2,784 more words

Doug Phillips

Cult of personality: lessons for homeschoolers from Doug Phillips ministry

By Pastor Shawn Mathis – Posted at The Examiner:

“And in various manifestations in America, it seems often to end up being focused on cults of personality and increasingly unrealistic expectations of cultural influence.” 168 more words

Biblical Discernment

So Much More, p. 15-22 - Part 3: Of Straw Men and Submission

You may remember a few weeks ago that Michael Farris, chairman of Homeschool Legal Defense Association (HSLDA), published a white paper entitled “A Line in the Sand,” in which he rejected and condemned so-called “Biblical patriarchy.” This caused a big dustup in the homeschool community, for a variety of reasons that I don’t have room to cover in this post (see… 1,538 more words

Brotherly Love?

I stopped suddenly in the middle of the bridge as I walked across early one morning. The scene that met my eyes was completely captivating.  The sun glistened through the thick layer of mist above the lake, creating a stunning silhouette of two ducks floating on the distant waters.  398 more words

Christianity

So Much More, p. 1-13 - Part 3: The Black-and-White Cookie

Remember this post, where I compared the views of the National Center for Family-Integrated Churches (NCFIC) to a black-and-white cookie? This is also, I think, one of the underlying problems behind… 1,626 more words