Miscellany on this warm autumn Tuesday in Des Moines. Sunny fall days are awesome! Al Mohler: The Idolatrous Religion of Conscience – A Lutheran Lesson for Us All Sarah Palin: East Coast Races Impact All Americans WSJ: Is ObamaCare Pro-Life? by James Freeman Annuit Coeptis: Sarah Palin’s Call to Arms (HT: Josh Painter) Tim Challies: […]
John Piper explains this post regarding the Minneapolis tornado and the ELCA at the Desiring God Conference on 9/26/09. Thoughts?
I mentioned in my post on Tuesday, I said I wanted to respond to another article in The Des Moines Register, but wanted to wait because it addresses a larger issue how the Church should respond to homosexuals. Rev. Robert Butterfield, the interim pastor at Urbandale United Church of Christ, wanted to blow his church’s […]
I wasn’t planning on blogging again on the ELCA Churchwide Assembly’s decision to approve a social statement allowing the blessing of same-sex unions on Wednesday, and to allow the ordination of sexually active homosexuals who are in monogamous, committed relationships on Friday. That is until Sunday. The Des Moines Register, had two articles one news […]
Some miscellany for your reading pleasure, I commend the following to you: Parchment and Pen: “O Teacher Where Art Thou? A Case for Legitimate Higher Learning” by Lisa Robinson Al Mohler on the Future of the Southern Baptist Convention (HT: Justin Taylor) Stand to Reason: “The Senior Pastor Model” by Brett Kunkle (HT: Tim Challies) […]
This is an example of why different denominations begin, and they typically involve a call to unity where true unity can’t exist. The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America on Wednesday adopted a new social statement on human sexuality yesterday with exactly the two thirds votes it needed to pass in their 2009 Churchwide Assembly. The […]