Monthly Archive: November 2016

Kevin’s Conversations: The Danger of Blind Loyalty 9

Kevin’s Conversations: The Danger of Blind Loyalty

It was perhaps the greatest shot in college basketball history. In a wonderfully played national championship game, the University of North Carolina Tar Heels fully made up a 10 point deficit with less than...

Like Father In Law, Like Son In Law… 35

Like Father In Law, Like Son In Law…

The story is part of the Chuck Smith mythology and is told in celebration of his spirit. The story is about how, back before there was a Calvary Chapel, the young man Smith was...

The Calvary Chapel Split: An Update 158

The Calvary Chapel Split: An Update

So…as of this morning, this is what I’m hearing. Don’t expect a response from Brian Brodersen to the last Calvary Chapel Association screed. He’s not interested in an ongoing internet food fight. It’s not his...

Linkathon! 12

Linkathon!

Waiting for God to act… Sarah is writing about Advent… How should the church deal with convicted sex criminals? Advent devotional guide… Some churchy things to be thankful for even if you don’t like...

The Calvary Chapel Association Declares War On Brodersen 124

The Calvary Chapel Association Declares War On Brodersen

The CCA has sent out this email blast to Calvary Chapel pastors…with the notable exceptions among the signees of Skip Heitzig, Ricky Ryan, and Wayne Taylor. This is the official notice of a split…and a...

Prayer & Praise 66

Prayer & Praise

We make a pause amid many voices-some some innocent and some seductive, some violent and some coercive, some forgiven and genuine, some not. Amid this cacophony that pulls us in many directions, we have...

The Weekend Word 2

The Weekend Word

Matthew 13 Parables could be described as an earthly story with a heavenly connection – but that is not complete or true. They can be used as a comparison – “the kingdom of God...