We are called to be witnesses. Period.

By Joe LaGuardia In Acts 1:8, Jesus unequivocally identified the role his disciples play in the world: “You will be my witnesses…to the ends of the earth.”  But ask any Christian to bear witness (first-hand!) of an experience of God, and you will likely get a blank stare.  Some will recall a conversion experience. OthersContinue reading “We are called to be witnesses. Period.”

Conversion is a Baptist’s cup of tea, fraught with diverse theologies

I. I guess you can say that we Baptists have a love affair with conversions.  Audacious, Damascus-road conversions.  If someone comes up to you on the street and asks if you’re saved, I’ll bet my Bible he’s a Baptist.  To this day, despite the fact that I’m in the ministry, I still have Baptist pastors–“preacherContinue reading “Conversion is a Baptist’s cup of tea, fraught with diverse theologies”