frgavin on September 30th, 2011

  From ABC News FREIBURG, Germany — Pope Benedict XVI called Saturday for a common front with Orthodox Christians to defend traditional church values, warning of threats posed by abortion and gay marriage. Facing discontent within his German flock, the pope said religion must not be banished from public life and that Christian churches “are […]

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frgavin on September 30th, 2011

Erin Roach assistant editor of Baptist Press If believers allow modern science to tell them what they can theologically affirm, the logic does not end with a discussion of whether there is a historical Adam, R. Albert Mohler Jr. said on NPR’s “Talk of the Nation” Sept. 22. “It continues throughout the entirety of the […]

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frgavin on September 29th, 2011

Michael Kellahan September 28th, 2011   How are people expected to grow as Christians? For most churches, members are encouraged to attend Sunday meetings and be part of a small group. That’s the main game. Turn up regularly on Sunday and Wednesday night and you’ll grow. We might also talk about the place of giving, […]

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frgavin on September 28th, 2011

From AFA Vanderbilt University has placed four Christian student groups on “provisional status” after a university review found them to be in non-compliance with the school’s nondiscrimination policy. If they remain in non-compliance, the student Christian groups risk being shut down. Vanderbilt says the student organizations cannot require that leaders share the Christian groups’ beliefs, […]

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frgavin on September 27th, 2011

Source:  Diocese of Singapore Province of the Anglican Church in South East Asia Archbishop-elect Bolly Press Statement Election of 4th Archbishop of the Province The Province of the Anglican Church in South East Asia is pleased to announce the election of the Rt. Revd. Datuk Bolly Anak. Lapok, Bishop of Kuching (which covers Sarawak and […]

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frgavin on September 26th, 2011

Seriously, I think this letter is significant for what it tells us about the state of mind among TEC leaders: 1. They have no shame. Source:  AAC Weekly Email Update The following is from the Friday, September 23, 2011 edition of the AAC’s Weekly Email Update. Sign up for this free email. Dear Friends in […]

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frgavin on September 26th, 2011

  I once spent a summer holiday camping on the banks of the Zambezi river, a short distance upstream of the Victoria Falls. It is an awe-inspiring sight as thousands of tons of water cascade over the edge of the falls and thunder into the chasm beneath. A few hundred meters upstream the river is […]

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