Monthly Archive: August 2014

Things I Think 28

Things I Think

1.When I was a child I grew fearing losing people who were so important to me that they were part of me…so I would practice dealing with their deaths or departures before they were gone....

Nine Elders Speak Out On Driscoll 168

Nine Elders Speak Out On Driscoll

and one has already been fired for doing so… “This is without a doubt, the most abusive, coercive ministry I’ve ever been involved with.” – Paul Tripp, former member of Mars Hill Board of...

Pray For Justice 8

Pray For Justice

We’ve written about a scandal…better word, tragedy, involving an American run orphanage in the Philippines in articles here , here, and here. To recap briefly, in Lucena City an orphanage, the Sankey Samaritan Mission for poor...

Church History: The Anabaptists, Part 3 49

Church History: The Anabaptists, Part 3

Having looked at some of the stranger and more radical wings of Anabaptist history, we turn our attention to the mainstream as represented by Michael Sattler and Menno Simons. Sattler authored the Schlietheim Confession which...

Free Saeed 0

Free Saeed

The word is that Saeed Abedini is being threatened in prison by the same group that recently beheaded American journalist James Foley. It goes without saying that we all must redouble our efforts to...

The Next Chapter In the Driscoll Saga 83

The Next Chapter In the Driscoll Saga

It’s probably just a coincidence that Mark Driscoll is following the crisis management model that Skip Heitzig employed in 2006 in Albuquerque. I don’t think it is (for reasons I won’t disclose) and if it...

LINKS! 40

LINKS!

Why some people aren’t embracing the “ice bucket challenge”. I still believe it’s done great good… Between sweetness and nausea… The dangers of measurable outcomes… Who will stand up for Christians? Keller on polarization…...