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Kim Davis and false Christian persecution

Let me put my “confession” out front before anything is said.  I am a Christian.  I was baptized long ago back in my hometown in Alabama inside a Baptist church associated with the National Baptist Convention.  736 more words

Politics

Endings?

Last Friday I went down to the outskirts of Manchester for the funeral of an old friend – in your mid 70s it happens with increasing frequency; at this rate I’ll need to update my old black suit, as it’s had a deal of usage over the last five years. 1,195 more words

Faith

Signs & Symbols

My good friend Dave Smith, always a font of knowledge on Catholicism (if you want to know something, my advice is first stop at his blog… 688 more words

Faith

Poll: SBC pastors have ‘mix of beliefs’ about Calvinism

My comment: Is it any wonder that the SBC has fallen on hard times and is having to cut missionaries. A good majority of the SBC has traded the theology of God for the theology of man. 119 more words

Calvinism

Southern Baptist Agency to Cut Missionary Force by 600

The Southern Baptist Convention’s international mission agency will cut its overseas force by as many as 600 missionaries in 2010.

Due to a severe budget shortfall, the International Mission Board decided to reduce the number of missionaries it has on the field, with the process already starting this year. 52 more words

SBC

open your eyes - looking ... confidently

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I am sure you agree that when it comes to driving a car, it’s important to do it confidently. The problem is, that sometimes, a driver’s confidence is shattered by the voice that says to him, “Don’t go that way”!  584 more words

God

Religion

You sometimes find, in my neck of the woods anyway, folk who say they’ve no time for ‘religion’, they believe in Jesus, they have a personal relationship, and they need no other company. 654 more words

Faith