Posts Tagged “news”
When asked why Southwestern Seminary would go around the world to take the Gospel to a hard-to-reach people in Madagascar, columnist Jason Duesing responds with two answers, each revolving around Romans 15 and Coca-Cola.
Now that the news has broken that my album – tentatively entitled Funkier Than You Think – may be hitting the market before long, I feel marginally better qualified to speak to the issue of the sung worship of the church.The New Testament data with regard to singing in the worship of the church is, to put it bluntly, sparse. On the one hand, it seems strange that an issue which excited so little attention in the early church should be the sphere of so many of the worship wars which have erupted in recent years. On the other, perhaps it is precisely because the instruction is sparse and simple that we feel we have a right or even a need to develop our own principles and practice.In this regard, it is strange how many of those who emphasise, even trumpet, their new covenant credentials in other areas are so quick to run to the Old Testament for a justification of the manner (as opposed to the matter) of worship.
I.V.P. have responded to my recent review of G.R.
Carl Trueman reacts to the news that PCA elder Jason Stellman is apparently converting to Roman Catholicism, and explains why it shouldn’t have been surprising.
Charles Colson’s memorial service includes a call to fill his shoes
Embedded here is a clip from CNN’s Reliable Sources, headlined “Media embrace same-sex marriage story,” where host Howard Kurtz discusses the media coverage of President Barack Obama’s announcement regarding same-sex marriage with Terence Smith, Nia-Malika Henderson and Lauren Ashburn.
“These strong church leaders contrast with forces of cultural accommodation who would redefine marriage out of existence.” — Mark Tooley, IRD President Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, [email protected] WASHINGTON, May 10, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ — In a week filled with the news of a traditional marriage amendment’s victory in North Carolina and President Obama’s support for same-sex marriage, the Institute on Religion a Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy
Contact: Heritage Media Services, 202-608-6150, [email protected] WASHINGTON, May 3, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ – There will be a press conference today regarding, Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng with Reggie Littlejohn and Bob Fu, details follow: WHO: Bob FuPresident, China Aid Reggie LittlejohnPresident, Women’s Rights Without Frontiers WHAT: Statement and Q&A on the status of Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng and his col Source: Women’s Rights Without Frontiers
From New York Observer You can watch Creflo Dollar and his wifeTaffi spreading the Word of God on TV seven days a week, but one place you won’t see the televangelists any more is at their 25 Columbus Circle condo. The Dollars, preachers of the prosperity gospel and leaders of Georgia-based World Changers Church, have sold the two-bedroom condo on …
(RNS) Richard Land, the Southern Baptist Convention’s top public policy ethicist, apologized Monday (April 16) for failing to give proper attribution for material he used on his live radio show in which he criticized President Obama and black civil rights leaders for exploiting the Trayvon Martin shooting.