Archives for Mar 11, 2017 @ 10:38

Do Churches Need their own Police?

Anthony Izaguirre: BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Briarwood Presbyterian Church already has more than 4,000 members, two private schools and its own radio station. And if administrators have their way, the wealthy congregation could soon add something that no other American church has: its own police force. With a membership larger than many small towns, Briarwood [Read More…]

Rod Dreher Disputes JKA Smith

From JKA Smith at WaPo: And in his much-anticipated book, “The Benedict Option,” blogger Rod Dreher has seen the apocalypse: “There are people alive today who may live to see the effective death of Christianity within our civilization. By God’s mercy, the faith may continue to flourish in the Global South and China, but barring [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings, 11 March 2017

Every week, for more than a decade, I’ve clipped bits and bobs from blogs, social media and news. Here we go again! [Read more…]