Becoming “all things to all people” sometimes means putting your rights aside for the sake of others

A few weeks ago when Dzhokhar Tsarev, the youngest brother of two suspects, was captured for bombing the Boston Marathon, a public debate erupted about the type of rights he was afforded.  For days, authorities hesitated to read him his Miranda Rights and debated whether to treat him as an enemy combatant. When I taughtContinue reading “Becoming “all things to all people” sometimes means putting your rights aside for the sake of others”

Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has the power to engage God’s future with unfettered forgiveness

Last Friday in Tampa, tucked away in one of the small meeting rooms of the Marriott Waterside hotel, twenty Baptists gathered to worship with the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America.  This was one of the many breakout meetings of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship General Assembly, which attracted over 1600 registrants over a four-day period.Continue reading “Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has the power to engage God’s future with unfettered forgiveness”