It's Submission, Not Subjection One of everybody'es favorite topics, submission. Tim Challies does a great job in this article. The Mighty Have Fallen. Don't Join Their Ranks. This year several notable Christian leaders have ruined their ministries with moral failures. How can we avoid ending up like them? 9 Things You Should Know About MS-13 MS-13 has been in the news a lot lately. Here's an informative article about who they are.
A round up of good articles on the world wide web this week 7 Marks of a Good Apology We all recognize a good or bad apology when you hear it. This article helps break it down. Do what you do well Interesting article for small churches. Not only that it's a great site you should familiarize yourself with. The Secret to Finishing Well "Our problem is not our weakness, but our self-reliant cleverness that keeps us from relying on God."
The Southern Baptist Convention is right around the corner, it will be held in Dallas on June 12-13. By all reports it's going to be a rocky one. It has all of the elements of a good soap opera, not that I've ever seen a soap opera. The latest hub-bub is over a resolution submitted by messenger Grady Arnold. The resolution can be found here. Here is a brief snippet from it: Whereas social justice activism should be considered evil in that it is a vehicle to promote abortion,
Good evening, this is a big week for you all. Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers, and administration I’m not primarily going to be talking to you but congratulations. This is your celebration too. You’ve done so much to get these seniors here, so much that people haven’t even seen and they’ve made it. Good work and thank you. Seniors congratulations to you and if you haven’t taken time to reflect on what the folks in here have done for you, you need to do that. Al
This is a famous prayer from St. Patrick. A prayer for all of us on this National Day of Prayer Christ with me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ in me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ on my right, Christ on my left, Christ where I lie, Christ where I sit, Christ where I arise, Christ in the heart of everyone who thinks of me, Christ in the mouth of every one who speaks to me, Christ in every eye that sees me, Christ in every ear that hears me. Salvation i