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27 Years of being a Reverend...

Twenty-seven years ago I was officially ordained as a Minister of the Word and Sacrament in the Presbyterian Church USA. Two years ago I was not actively serving a local church. 1,171 more words

Jesus

Jaw Hits Floor and Rolls Under Piano

Well, that was good.
Very good.
Surprisingly good.
Gob-smackingly good, in fact!
Many thanks, my Lord.

In case you’re new to this blog, a quick recap: Vic, my vicar, does not support the ordination of women, and was appropriately shocked when I asked him to refer me to the Diocesan Director of Ordinands in Feb. 328 more words

Exploring

Roles and Responsibilities

In response to my last post, my good friend commented that his baptism was his ordination. So true! Baptism is the ordination for every… 473 more words

Leadership

When ‘Discernment’ Leads to Disaster

by R. Albert Mohler Jr.

The historic First Baptist Church of Greenville, South Carolina, announced in May that it would declare itself be “open and welcoming” to all people and that it would allow same-sex marriage and ordain openly homosexual ministers. 53 more words

Albert Mohler

S.C. church's stance on homosexuality challenged

by David Roach

GREENVILLE, S.C. (BP) — The South Carolina Baptist Convention has asked a Greenville church to either reverse its decision to open marriage ceremonies, church membership and ordination to homosexuals or withdraw from the state convention. 75 more words

Baptists

Devotional - Deuteronomy 4.9

Devotional:

Deuteronomy 4.9

But take care and watch yourselves closely, so as neither to forget the things that your eyes have seen nor to let them slip from your mind all the days of your life; make them known to your children and you children’s children. 449 more words

Old Testament