Seven years ago 22 elders lacked the character and leadership skills to stand up and stop bad mistakes from being made. As a result the by-laws were changed to reflect a form of church goverance that not only flew in the face of everything the church believed and had been taught, but set in motion the destruction of Mark Driscoll’s ministry, reputation, and the church he claimed he loved. 561 more words
The reblogged post below which I've repeated here says it all. Thanks to Laura's Lens for a great reminder and a beautiful pic taken by her, also.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. ~Walter Winchell