Courageous the Movie – Is it ‘Profitable’ for Christians?

 "All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; so that the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work." 2 Timothy 3:16-17 Courgeous – The Movie   When the movie Courageous first hit theaters last October, I got what we call The Wartburg Tingle. It was a … Continue reading

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Memo to Mars Hill: The Suppression of Church Women Is Not the Cure For the Feminization of Church Men

"Mars Hill men, you had better wake up. A revolution is taking place. Women in your church are waking up to the biblical truth that they are created as much in the image of God as you are. They are realizing they possess the same gifts of the Spirit as you men. They are arousing to the knowledge that when … Continue reading

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Goodbye Earl – Women Taking ‘Leadership’ Seriously

"Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her…" Ephesians 5:25 (ESV) http://www.domesticviolencenomore.com/   John Piper, one of the foremost authorities on complementarianism, recently addressed ways in which women can lead/serve at a “Let the Nations Be Glad” seminar organized by the Desiring God ministry. Not surprisingly, he began by explaining why men, and … Continue reading

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Family Integrated Church Wrap-Up

"A house divided against itself cannot stand." Abraham Lincoln Church in French Countryside (Taken by Deb) Family integrated churches are beginning to garner some attention in the Christian community, and it appears this is due, in part, to self-promotion. The documentary "Divided" is a case in point. This video plays the blame game regarding why youth are leaving the church … Continue reading

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Homeschooling Hijackers

"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. " Mark Twain The Louvre (Taken by Deb) We are navigating away from the Mahaney/Sovereign Grace Ministries debacle for the time being and beginning a series of posts on another hyper-authoritarian group that is wreaking havoc in some corners of Christendom. As Mahaney undergoes a time of reflection, we marvel … Continue reading

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The Independent Fundamental Baptist Church Sounds Like Mark Driscoll and The Rest of Them

"These people do not know that while Barak trembled, Deborah saved Israel, that Esther delivered from supreme peril the children of God … Is it not to women that our Lord appeared after His Resurrection? Yes, and the men could then blush for not having sought what the women had found."   –Jerome, after criticism for dedicating his books to women … Continue reading

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Mark Driscoll: Two Hour Theologian and Repristinizer of Patriarchy

  We never paid for electricity in our office apartment because the building was illegally hooked up to the power grid and all our power was stolen.”  Driscoll "Confessions of a Reformission Rev"   Mark Driscoll  "Keeping himself up for his woman" joshsabo.blogspot.com     As I sit here, contemplating this post, sipping my Earl Grey-hot (inside Trekkie joke), I … Continue reading

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