Daily Archives: 20 May 2016

It Happens All The Time

It’s obvious given the fact that so many who don’t know, or care to know, anything about the Bible are still in the Ministry… After attending a particularly powerful missionary presentation at his church last week, Mark Gerber, 21, reportedly … Continue reading

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Loretta

“Symbolic of his struggle against reality…” Such are the days of our lives…

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Total Depravity: The Knoxville ‘Youth Minister’ Who Was Arrested for Sex Trafficking

After a three day investigation, agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Knoxville Police Department arrested 32 men and women on prostitution and human trafficking-related charges. TBI said two of the men arrested, including Grace Baptist … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Total Depravity

On Friends: An Observation

I have immense respect for my friends who hold diametrically opposed views on social issues and yet remain friendly and absolutely no respect for ‘friends’ who require absolute agreement.

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The Bee Stings The Vatican’s ‘Consumer Friendly’ Marketing

In another example of its recently-adopted “customer centric” business model, the Vatican announced Friday that it would begin taking competitor baptisms effective immediately—a move that is sure to cement the global chain’s dominant market position. “Sprinkle, dunk, splash, Presbyterian to … Continue reading

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Origen Was An Unhinged Lunatic

As Jerome remarks to a friend, It is impossible that you should hold the opinion of Origen, Priscillian, and other heretics that it is for deeds done in a former life that souls are confined in earthly and mortal bodies. … Continue reading

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A New Film About Katie Luther

Auf dem Gelände von Schloss Reinhardsbrunn im Landkreis Gotha wird seit Donnerstag ein historischer Fernsehfilm zum Reformationsjubiläum gedreht. Das Werk thematisiert das Leben von Katharina von Bora, der Ehefrau Martin Luthers. Etc.

Posted in Church History, Luther, media

Where in the World is Chris Tilling Now?

Eating.  Pizza.  Free.  Because he stole it.  Because he thinks he’s God. In an unusual retail theft report, police said a man stole a box of pizza because “his name was God and everything was his.” It happened Tuesday morning at … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Total Depravity

It’s Mecklenburg Declaration Day

The claim is that The “Mecklenburg Declaration,” was proclaimed by the Scotch-Irish Presbyterians of North Carolina, May 20, 1775.  Unfortunately, it’s bogus. The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence is the name given to a document that was allegedly produced on 20 … Continue reading

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