GODSTUFF: Church of the Holy Hand Grenade

The website of the Dove World Outreach Center describes the tiny church in Gainesville, Fla., as "a New Testament church based on the Bible, the Word of God."Someone might want to tell them that they missed that whole "Blessed are the peacemakers" part.While there is great debate about what, exactly, Jesus meant by many things he is quoted as saying in the New Testament, the "peacemakers" passage is not one of them. It is eminently clear that Jesus was talking not just about being … [Read more...]