Church, Cross Posts, Theology

Christian Ministry and Idolatry

This morning, I am reposting an entry from back in February 2009. Back then, the church I mention - Next Level Church - was in its infancy. Since then, NLC has grown to several locations. This was months before we began the merger process that produced Bedford Road Baptist Church, and I was the pastor of one of our… Continue reading Christian Ministry and Idolatry

Church, Marriage and Family, Things We Shouldn't Discuss

Gay Christians and the Southern Baptist Convention

This post originally appeared in my column at You can view the original here. Johnny Hunt, President of the SBC Last month at their annual convention, the Southern Baptists voted to sever their ties with the Broadway Baptist Church of Ft. Worth, Texas. Broadway Baptist Church has been a part of the Southern Baptist… Continue reading Gay Christians and the Southern Baptist Convention