SBC Reckoning & SPBC

Originally posted on Growing Godly Generations:
AN UNFORTUNATE BUT NECESSARY UPDATE 5/23/2022 Since the below reports from over three years ago, the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) has grown in its awareness of victims and survivors of ungodly harm. A Sexual Abuse Taskforce was created in 2021 to investigate and publicize records on this issue from…

In The Ring: Weathering (Psalm 27)

MOTIVATE There is a story about Midwest farmers of the Great Plains on how they survived during the winter season.[1] In this region, a blizzard could arrive quickly, and in a matter of minutes visibility could be nil. Therefore, farmers became wise to tie a rope from their door to their barn so they could…

Christianity Is Different

During the Spanish Civil War, a communist general coined the term “fifth column” to refer to people working within a society to subvert it on behalf of their cause. This general said he had four columns of troops marching on Madrid, and a fifth column already in the city doing whatever it took to help…

In The Ring (Psalm 25)

MOTIVATE There’s a story of battleships training at sea maneuvers.[1] One dark night visibility was poor with patchy fog, so the captain remained on the bridge keeping an eye on all the ship’s activities. Late at night, a lookout reported, “Light! It’s bearing on the starboard bow.” The captain called out, “Is it steady or…