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Are celebrity Christian authors and their publishers good men, or are they a den of thieves?

As we begin to see more significant signs of the moral bankruptcy of the Evangelical Industrial Complex (as Warren Cole Smith coined it in his excellent book… 513 more words

ECFA President Dan Busby warns bloggers that making comments angers God.

After Mars Hill Church members turned to the internet having exhausted all other attempts to dialog with Mars Hill Church leadership, and after Paul Tripp characterized Mars Hill Church as the… 611 more words

ECFA President Dan Busby warns bloggers that making comments angers God.

After Mars Hill Church members turned to the internet having exhausted all other attempts to dialog with Mars Hill Church leadership, and after Paul Tripp characterized Mars Hill Church as the… 562 more words

"I am Spartacus!" Let us stand together to end the Mars Hill Church abuse redemptively.

In a pivotal moment in the movie Spartacus, all the slaves stood up one by one, and each declared that they were Spartacus.  It is time for members, ex-members and donors of Mars Hill Church to rise and call for a just and righteous dissolution of the church. 749 more words

The Mars Hill Global Fund. Surely it would be easier just to tell the truth?

Wow, it seems that every explanation that we get from Mars Hill Church to clarify the Global Fund just raises more questions.

Perhaps the current members of Mars Hill Church as well as the ECFA have got the story figured out in their heads, but for the rest of us who no longer have an emotional stake in keeping up the façade, the stories are getting more and more confusing and contradictory. 1,030 more words

Why is ECFA certifying churches without requiring the same public disclosure as non-churches?

The fact that the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) approves churches as easily as it does other 501(c)3 groups should be a matter of grave concern to the evangelical church that the ECFA serves. 1,456 more words