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Southern Baptists, Immigration & Ducks

“If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, and looks like a duck, it must be a duck.” Despite their best efforts, the Southern Baptist Convention’s Resolutions Committee cannot convince some Southern Baptists (including this one) that their Immigration Resolution … Continue reading

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Mike Huckabee, Radical Islam & Slippery Slopes

“But, add feelings to the list of those things that are now subject to scrutiny by the Islamist lobby in this country.  First actions (South Park).  Then words (Franklin Graham).  Now feelings (Juan Williams).  But, where will it end, especially … Continue reading

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Accommodating Culture on Halloween

I admit it.  Last night, our church accommodated our neigbhors who were out trick-or-treating on Halloween.  From 5 to 8PM on Sunday evening, the church that I have the privilege of pastoring — Bethel Baptist Alamogordo, NM — opened its … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage Debate: Opinion Or Truth?

Real people. Up with people.  People, people, people.  Death, terminal illness, divorce, drug abuse, financial difficulties or gay marriage.  What do all of these have in common?  They involve people.  Regardless of the issue, churches and pastors minister to real people. A … Continue reading

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Weekend Seven: Mosques, Predators & Preachers

Mosques, Predators, and Preachers!  This past week offered some intriguing, challenging, and controversial posts dealing with a broad spectrum of legal, political, and religious issues.  Here are seven posts you may have missed, but should take a few minutes this weekend … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage: A Gospel Response

Gay marriage. Regardless of which side of the great divide you find yourself on, when it comes to this white hot cultural issue, one thing is certain – same-sex marriage will be legal in not just California and Massachusetts (and … Continue reading

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