- A Dictator in the Pulpit -- "Strong leadership from the top has been demonstrated as successful in the modern business world."
- Court strikes down university ban on ‘communicating … in a manner likely to cause … emotional or physical discomfort’ -- "The court held that the second sentence was unconstitutionally overbroad — and thus invalid, without regard to the particular speech in said by the particular student in this case..."
- Deflate-gate Poll: More Americans believe NFL than Tom Brady -- "A Yahoo Sports survey conducted in early March indicates that 43.4 percent of all Americans continue to believe the NFL's side of the deflate-gate story, with only 16.3 percent believing Tom Brady and the Patriots." [Tom Brady, here's your wake up call. You know you've got bad PR when folks in general believe the NFL and Roger Goodell over you!!]
- If You’re A Real Feminist, You’re Pro-Life -- "Daniel Payne wrote for The Federalist last month that it is impossible to be a feminist and be pro-life...All Payne succeeds in saying is that the most common mainstream incarnation of feminism is adamantly pro-abortion."
- It Really Sucks to Be a Christian Right Now -- "I’m a walking contradiction."
- Jim Daly Joins Muslim Sheikh and Robot Spiritual Guide at Ecumenical Culture Conference -- "Will Jim Daly, a self-described proclaimer of God’s Word, actually preach God’s word at this conference?"
- NRB Terminates Gospel for Asia's Membership Over Financial Accountability Issues -- "The NRB membership termination came approximately three months after the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability cut ties with GFA last October for violating five of the ECFA's seven core standards."
- On False Teachers: Why We Insist on One Degree of Separation -- "Why is speaking with women preachers, charismatic prophets and faith-healers, people teaching positive confession and Word-Faith theology or other serious issues a problem?
- Racism Charges in Bus Incident, and Their Unraveling, Upset University at Albany -- "I feel like they kind of messed it up for the rest of us."
- Rehire teacher who resigned over nude photo, students demand -- "South Carolina teacher should not have left cellphone containing nude photo on her classroom desk, school officials say."
- Report Details Why Gospel for Asia Lost ECFA Membership -- "For years, one of the world’s largest missions agencies has told supporters that 100 percent of donations for its work in India are sent to the field."
- Seven Reasons Why Your Church Should Have a Ministry to Widows -- "The Bible is not ambiguous on this topic."
- The Scandal of Biblical Illiteracy: It’s Our Problem -- "Americans revere the Bible–but, by and large, they don’t read it."
- Why so many scientists are so ignorant -- "Bill Nye was recently asked to opine about whether philosophy is a worthy pursuit."
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Pulpit dictator, and other links
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