Practicing Discernment: Grace Church in Allen, Texas’ Child Protection Policy

This is a discernment exercise for those of you with children. In this post contains the child safety policy for Joel Walter’s Grace Church in Allen, Texas. Grace is an Evangelical Free Church in the Texas and Oklahoma District. Study the documents and discuss them with this one question in mind: Would you want your child involved in this church?  Continue reading

Mom is Unresponsive and now in the ER

Guys, my sister called me. My Mom was unresponsive and they had to call 9-1-1. My Mom was taken by ambulance to the ER. I am waiting to  hear more and will know more in a little bit. If you see this on Twitter or elsewhere can you please pray for my Mom to get through this? My family is in knots, and I want to spend more time with my Mom and have a few more years. Please pray that my Mom will pull through. Please pray for my sister and family. We all need peace.  Continue reading

Evangelicals and Art: More Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Today we’re going back to classical music, however I am not going to spend a lot of time on Tchaikovsky. I just think his works are brilliant. He is the first Russian composer from what I read whose music became known internationally. He is known for symphonies, concertos, operas, ballets, and chamber music. On top of that he became a guest composer both in Europe and before Carnegie Hall. Today I am going to feature his first five symphonies. If you want to learn more about him you can do so here. Continue reading

An Open Letter to Russell Moore

This is an open letter to Russell Moore of the ERLC. The Wondering Eagle despite disagreement with Russell Moore on Neo-Calvinism, fully supports him in his efforts to speak boldly. This is an overview of the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) racist history and how Donald Trump brought out the worst of the SBC. Russell Moore is dealing with both that and the cognitive dissonance of Donald Trump voters. The SBC needs a leader, and visionary – not an ass kisser who will kiss Donald Trump’s ass. For younger people like myself Russell Moore is a source of deep hope in many ways.  Continue reading

How Healthy was Wooded Hills Bible? A Personal Reflection on the Issues which Existed; Plus Concerns about the Influence of Mike Bickle’s Kansas City International House of Prayer

Who How healthy was Wooded Hills Bible Church? This looks at the issues that affected it from nepotism, the church operating in a bubble and more. Plus this church did the most outrageous thing I had ever heard in nearly 15 years of evangelical Christianity. It was when Trish Stern sent the youth group to fight a demon in a convenience store close to the church in SE Wisconsin.  Continue reading