Can We Be Pro-Homosexual?

The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Look at him! A glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ Yet wisdom is justified by her deeds.” Matthew 11:19 It was one of the barbs that the religious leaders sent Jesus’ way. “He is a friend of sinners.” They […]

Baptists DON’T Bully!

Well, that’s the ideal anyway. Baptists who understand our polity and who have a healthy understanding of autonomy, soul competency, the priesthood of the believer, and the role, ministry, and amazing power of the Holy Spirit don’t bully. They don’t have to. They don’t want to. They are horrified at the prospect. In reality, sometimes our […]

An Update on the “SBC Voices NCAA Tourney Challenge”

The Tourney Challenge has come down to two people, and if it weren’t for that rascal Jeremy Parks, I’d be one of the them! The front-runner in the bracket challenge is “Adam G in NC” who has 1170 points, a substantial lead (130 points) on second place (DisneyDavisClan). Both of these entrants have selected the […]

That We Would See Jesus

Tell me the story of Jesus, Write on my heart every word. Tell me the story most precious, Sweetest that ever was heard. It is the ugliest and most beautiful story ever told. The most horrible and wonderful. The greatest tragedy and the highest glory. In telling the story of Jesus we sink lower than […]

Serving the Body of Christ on Easter Weekend

Easter weekend is a highlight for any pastor and any church. There are two primary reasons for that: It’s one of the Sundays that almost everyone goes to church. Chances are pretty good that this will be your biggest Sunday attendance this year, or pretty close to it. Let’s admit it guys, as much as […]