Read the article here. Driscoll told CP: "Mistakes were made that I am grieved by and apologize for," stated the Seattle-based Mars Hill Church pastor. "As a Bible teacher, I know that Jesus loves us and uses everything for good. I know he cares very much that we do things in a way that reflects his glory. As a result, I have been praying that he would help me learn through all of this to become more like him and more effective for him." Tyndale House then released a defense of Driscoll … [Read more...]
UPDATE: Christianity Today, Religion Dispatches, and Christian Century (via Religion News Service) have stories on the SBC investigation. Nothing so far from CP. Richard Land has been in the news a lot lately and not for reasons one would want to be in the news. Land apologized for remarks made about the Trayvon Martin case on his radio show and then Monday apologized for his statements and for using content from a Washington Times article without verbal attribution. Wednesday, the SBC … [Read more...]
Christian Post blog removed over reaction to article on Mitt Romney; Can Romney get fair coverage from Christian media?
The following is an article I wrote on August 16 and posted on The Way I See It Blog hosted by the Christian Post. Within a few hours, the post was removed from the website and I was denied access to my blog. You can still get to my articles on Christian Post if you use their search engine. However, all of my blog posts on The Way I See It blog have been delisted from the blog page. The reason given by Michelle Vu, managing editor, for removing my article, dropping me as a writer, and … [Read more...]
Actually, the article reports on various responses from evangelicals to the Day of Silence with mention of the DOS, Day of Truth, Golden Rule Pledge and the proposed DOS walkout. Students Encouraged to Skip School on 'Day of Silence' By Lawrence Jones A national coalition of pro-family groups are urging parents to keep their students home this coming Friday in protest of the annual "Day of Silence," when students vow silence to bring attention to the discrimination of gay … [Read more...]
Today's Christian Post has an article by Lillian Kwon regarding recent responses to the Annals of Internal Medicine article regarding MRSA among gay men. Yours truly is quoted: While Throckmorton believes it's good to give warning to groups at greater risk of infection, he said the latest study to him is "just a warning about sexual purity" in general. Referencing a comment made on his blog, Throckmorton said, "When you single out one group, the unintended consequence is people in other … [Read more...]