Welcome!

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Lots of you are visiting from Steve McCoy’s Reformissionary site; welcome! Two thoughts: (1) Finally!  Baptists who write comments! Keep up them up!  (2) The lawyer in me would protest, but even from a cameraphone picture, it’s obvious that “way above [my] head” is an understatement. I post a little of everything, but mostly about… Read more »

American Baptists split over homosexuality

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The Pacific Northwest region of the American Baptist Convention has broken away from the national convention, because the denomination appointed homosexuals to denominational posts.  The Chicago Tribune reports…

Should the SBC be in the college business?

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For many years, the SBC avoided being involved in undergraduate education; it was left to state conventions to fund colleges. After the loss of Baylor, SBC Seminaries have significantly enlarged the size of their undergraduate schools — to the point that state colleges are beginning to feel the squeeze. Missouri’s Hannibal La Grange College is… Read more »

bringbackpete

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A friend forwarded me a link to bringbackpete.com, which was created after the senior pastor of Calvary Chapel, Denver, resigned. According to this article in Christianity Today, the board of Calvary was controlled by a former pastor of Calvary. Members allege that the Board remained loyal to the former pastor, and that Church funds were… Read more »

Good times in Chicago.

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Aryn and I are in Chicago for my sister’s graduation from Wheaton College, and are having a great time. This morning, we had some Caribou coffee with Steve McCoy (yes, that one), who is much, much cooler in person than his blog would make him appear. But he’s only half as cool as Molly and… Read more »