Sowing the Seed of Discord can Hamper the Good News of Christ

I am convinced that debates over Bible interpretation and theological arguments are the most destructive trends in church life.  I would even venture to say that a majority of conflicts throughout Christian history started over differing Bible interpretations. Take a recent Baptist conflict for example.  It was just last year that the Georgia Baptist ConventionContinue reading “Sowing the Seed of Discord can Hamper the Good News of Christ”

CORE, part 2: Repair the spiritual deficit by discovering core values

This is the second of a three-part sermon series on core values preached at Trinity Baptist Church, Conyers, GA, from July 17th – July 31st.  This was an article (rather than a sermon) that was originally published in The Rockdale Citizen, July 30, 2011. **** Decision time: Do we cut entitlements, raise revenue, or both?Continue reading “CORE, part 2: Repair the spiritual deficit by discovering core values”