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Will Social Marxism Grab J.D. Greear?

The highly polarized SBC Presidential election ended with the youngest pastor the convention has ever had as their President. J.D. Greear, the 62nd President from The Summit Church in Durham, NC, is bringing a pseudo Billy Graham flare to the office as he holds more of an arminian (or traditional) stance on salvation. 1,403 more words

Will Abuse in the Church Overshadow Greear's "Gospel Above All" Agenda?

I live my life in the trenches ministering to victims of domestic abuse. It’s no place for the faint of heart, and because tragic stories like the ones I see daily are played out below the surface, the rest of the world finds them easy to overlook. 1,418 more words

Counseling Issues

J.D. Greear and the Southern Baptist Identity

As is typical, I have somewhat neglected this blog in the past month or so. I do not wish to do that and I do not have a great excuse. 573 more words

Christianity

Migraines

I suffer from migraines. Last Tuesday I started feeling one coming on and so I took my prescription medication for it. However, it didn’t do the trick like it usually does and as of yesterday, I still had the migraine so I decided to go to the ER. 452 more words

Christianity

Whatever it Takes

But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ.  Indeed I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. 1,172 more words

Bible

SBC rematch: We’ve been here before

JD Greear

Ken Hemphill

Yes, it is déjà vu all over again. A young, Reformed pastor with a solid following faces an older evangelist in an election that will determine the future of the Southern Baptist Convention. 699 more words

Southern Baptist Convention

Convicted: Don't be rigid and unloving

This was a good, challenging, and convicting reminder to me:

“It takes humility to learn from people you disagree with. But that is how God has worked historically in his global, 2000-year-old church. 31 more words

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