Archives for Jul 31, 2012 @ 12:29

Persecution, Preparing for Persecution

Here’s a story about persecution, and that is followed by the way not to teach our youth about persecution: CARROLLTON, Texas, July 28, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ — Gospel for Asia (GFA) officials have confirmed that a senior mission leader in India has been abducted by a terrorist group. On July 23, around 7 p.m., Pastor Ponnachan [Read More…]

American Nuns vs. the Vatican

Laurie Goodstein: Dissent within the Catholic Church calls for some levels of nuance most of us non-Catholics don’t comprehend, such as obedience to superiors, and this recent dustup between the American nuns and the Pope has within the potential for significant problems. No doubt, many of the anti-institutional Christians of our day see this as [Read More…]

Evolutionary Creation in the News (RJS)

BioLogos has received a good deal of press in recent weeks. The series Southern Baptist Voices has been an impetus for much of this press. One of the primary reasons for this series is a belief, deep and sincere, that we are brothers and sisters in Christ first – not opponents or enemies to be [Read More…]

A Radical Shift

I’m making a radical shift in my reading, but I’m announcing it because I have my doubts that I can sustain the shift. I may need some help. You may need to sit down. This is big. Readers of the Jesus Creed blog know by now that I’m horrible at reading novels. I try to [Read More…]