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Gift of the Heart School Bags

Today at worship at Bethany Presbyterian Church, we prayed with our hearts, minds, and hands. We had a participatory sermon when we stuffed Gift of the Heart… 368 more words


Friends and Stories 001

“There are so many to choose from.” Lucifer was in a quandary as where to begin, struggling for the better part of a day before giving up on all of his analysis and going with his tried and true method. 610 more words


Enough About Marriage. Let's Talk Money.

I have been struggling with my reaction to  pastors and parishioners ditching their churches over the PCUSA marriage ruling. Really? Of all the things the church and church people have done to harm and hurt others, you’re going to leave over pastors having the option of marrying church members who want to commit to one another for life? 832 more words

The Funeral of Marriage in the Church

Several weeks ago, the 221st General Assembly of the Presbyterin Church (USA) took two actions that paved the way for same-sex weddings to be performed by PC(USA) pastors in states where it is legal. 885 more words

Christian Experience

Wherever I May Wander

This sermon was preached at First Presbyterian Church of Asheville and Westminster Presbyterian Church on July 20, 2014.

Wherever I May Wander

Genesis 28:10-19a; Psalm 139… 2,034 more words


John MacArthur: What's the Biggest Danger to the Church?

Famed pastor John MacArthur of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California, recently reacted to denominations that have taken more liberal approaches to gay marriage, among other issues, telling The Blaze that “they have no allegiance to the Bible.”

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#AfterGA: Baked Cheese, Chicken Feathers, and General Assembly

My first time at a General Assembly for PCUSA was an experience too much for words. I’m trying to process everything – the work, the proceedings, the discussions, the community, the aftermath and backlash. 650 more words