When I was pastoring churches I tried to instill in my elders and deacons (with poor success, I'm afraid) that their meetings were their meetings. The point was simply to have...
A great book on the topic of having good conversations around faith, politics, and the intersection of faith and politics is David Dark's, "The Gospel According to America". Bad title (in my...
Thanks Bill, you said it better than I did :)posted on: Ecclesiastic Marriage
I disagree. Only God can truly join people together in marriage. And only the Church is empowered to be God's voice on the matter (and even then only in a limited way). It is a matter of...posted on: Ecclesiastic Marriage