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The Superflat Culture

I’m studying the book of Nehemiah, and to supplement my education, I am listening to The Village Church podcast sermon series on Nehemiah.  I just finished listening to the… 477 more words

God

People on both sides of church discipline cases talk about what went wrong

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (TAB) — How far is too far with church discipline? How much say should a church have in their members’ lives? And how do church leaders balance grace and truth? 217 more words

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Dallas Megachurch Put Woman ‘Under Discipline’ For Wanting To Leave Her Paedophile Husband

‘A Dallas megachurch has backed off and issued an apology to a former member of the church who was placed “under discipline” by church elders who believed she was acting hastily when she sought an annulment from her pedophile husband. 130 more words

Law

Overbearing Shepherding: Matt Chandler Apologises

The link below is to an article that takes a look at a ‘scandal’ at Village Church near Dallas in the USA. The issue involves heavy-handed pastoring and going too far with shepherding and disciplining the flock. 24 more words

Christianity

The Problem of Patriarchy

I’m not ready to write this post. I’m unqualified (though in the process of formal theological study), under-researched, pastorally inexperienced, sinful, and prone to partisanship. I possess a woeful track record in the way I have previously thought of (or not), objectified, mistreated, disappointed, denigrated and misled young women. 1,925 more words

Jesus

Friday Sermon | "False Wisdom / True Wisdom" by Matt Chandler

For today’s good sermon, we’ll be visiting The Village Church led by Pastor Matt Chandler. We haven’t heard from Matt in some time, and he is currently leading Village Church through the book of James. 222 more words

Christian Living

March 27-28: Sparrow Conference in Dallas

I will be attending the “Sparrow Conference” in Dallas March 27-28. The conference is a meeting of young women and deals with the unique issues that challenge us in our walk with Christ. 62 more words

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