- 22 Mistakes Pastors Make in Practicing Church Discipline -- "They fail to follow the steps of Matthew 18 or 1 Corinthians 5, depending on the circumstance."
- 50 Side Jobs to Help You Make an Extra $500 or More This Month -- "Ready to fatten your bank account? We've found 50 ways to make money this month -- and most of them you can do on the side!"
- 10 Signs Your Church is Unhealthy -- "I am passionate about strong, healthy churches."
- 6 Destructive Trends Happening in the Church Right Now -- "The source of all of these factors, if they may be reckoned accurate, is a fundamental misuse of the Bible by the leaders entrusted with preaching and teaching it."
- 5 Myths about the Religious Service Exemption -- "The Religious Service Exemption allows churches to use music without permission in certain situations, but there are other areas where churches are still liable if they do not have the proper licenses."
- A Small Rural Church Is Hard to Kill -- "In a smaller church, the boundaries between family and church are thin and blurry."
- And So We Pray: Answering the Anger over Christians’ “Thoughts and Prayers” -- "The murdered victims were in a church. If prayers did anything, they’d still be alive, you worthless sack of [expletive]. (Star Trek actor Will Wheaton.)"
- Authorities: Texas church shooter had three gunshot wounds -- "Kelley, 26, was also shot in the leg and torso by an armed citizen, said Freeman Martin of the Texas Department of Public Safety, citing autopsy results."
- CNN: "Thoughts And Prayers Didn't Prevent Shooting" -- "In the wake of the horrific church shooting in Texas last Sunday, there is a growing chant by the Left, including---maybe particularly--- the so-called Religious Left, that "thoughts and prayers are not enough." I question the motives of many who have joined the chorus."
- Dozens rally against Mormon church doctrines at mass resignation event -- "But the 21-year-old Salt Lake City resident decided to resign and tell members of his ward, or congregation, on Sunday what led to his decision."
- Free Will Christian Baptist, Church of Christ -- "Robert Heaton and Wilson L. Gower organized the association in 1843, under the name Cumberland Association of Separate Baptists."
- Texas church gunman escaped mental health facility in 2012 after threatening military superiors -- "Devin P. Kelley’s young life was riddled with warning signs, mounting during and after his time in the Air Force..."
- Texas church gunman escaped mental health facility in 2012 -- "The man who killed more than 20 people at a small Texas church escaped from a mental health facility five years ago after sneaking guns onto an Air Force base and making threats against commanders, according to a police report."
- Politicians and Guns: Follow the Votes, Not the Money -- "The NRA doesn’t need to spend a lot to convince politicians to protect the Second Amendment."
- The British King Whose Corpse Exploded During His Funeral -- "The mortally wounded king journeyed to Rouen, where he spent six agonizing weeks dying with knights, noblemen, and clergy by his side."
- The truth about church shootings -- "...most attacks at houses of worship aren't really about religion, experts say."
Thursday, November 09, 2017
22 Mistakes, and other links
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