Refuting the Church of Christ (Why I left the Baptist Church)

This morning, while checking stats for my sites, I ran across this article I wrote for Beliefnet.com back in 2004. I think it bears reposting here. Today, while doing some study, I ran across this portion of a book titled Read More …

WHY BAPTIST AND NOT METHODIST

This entry is part 6 of 19 in the series Baptist Why & Why Not

By R. A. Venable, D. D. Pastor First Baptist Church Meridian, Mississippi For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the first-born among many brethren. Moreover Read More …

Atheist Mikey Weinstein was appointed as a Pentagon Adviser

I just ran across this article and it really gets my grits. There is nothing worse than a rabid atheist, who hates religion and those involved in it, to be given a voice. Particularly when it come to our military.  Read More …

What Do Baptists Believe

Bible Distinctives of Baptists Biblical Authority: The Bible is the final authority in all matters of belief and practice because the Bible is inspired by God and bears the absolute authority of God Himself Whatever the Bible affirms, Baptists accept Read More …

Are We Safer Now???

Obama Appoints two devout Muslims to homeland security posts. Doesn’t this make you feel safer already? Obama and Janet Napolitano Appoint Arif Alikhan, a devout Muslim as Assistant Secretary for Policy Development Source for announcement: Homeland Security Press Room. http://atlasshrugs2000..typepad.com/atlas_shrugs/2009/06/obama-appointment-arif-ali-khan-asst-secretary-dhs.html The American-Arab Read More …

How Should We Treat Immigrants?

I received an email not long ago with a supposed speech by Theodore Roosevelt.  While not actually one of his speeches (it was a letter) and not written while he was president, it was true.  Here is the content of Read More …

Stealing From the Taxpayers

Taxation for non-essential programs is stealing. Some may argue the idea that a consensus or majority makes it different, and morally acceptable. However, is there ever a real “consensus of majority?” Tax laws are initiated by the House and approved Read More …