After Being Theologically Hijacked Will the 2017 Turkey Outreach at McLean Bible Become the Final One?

Looking at McLean Bible Thanksgiving Outreach which took place on November 18, 2017 at the Tysons Corner campus, and greater Washington, D.C. area. This is an overview of this unique ministry at McLean Bible and The Wondering Eagle has a question.  After being theologically hijacked in 2017, and considering how Neo-Calvinists cannibalize a church will this be the final Thanksgiving Outreach for McLean Bible?   Continue reading

Evangelical Christians and Voting: Some Personal Thoughts as well as Doug Quenzer from The Orchard in Door County, Wisconsin on the Topic

This is a follow up post to what I wrote about Roy Moore. How should a person vote? How should they weigh the issues? This also looks at the flawed thinking of some evangelical voters. Part of this post comes from an EFCA Church blog at The Orchard in Door County, Wisconsin.  Continue reading

The United States Senate Race in Alabama and the Culture Wars; Plus the Issues Dogging Roy Moore and the Problem of Evangelical Christians Embracing an Alleged Child Molester

Roy Moore is involved in a controversial Senate race in Alabama. Moore a favorite of evangelicals for fighting their culture wars and was hit with allegations of child molestation by the Washington Post. As the scandal grew many evangelicals dug in and reaffirmed their support of Roy Moore. Russell Moore from the Southern Baptist’s ERLC got involved in tearing apart Roy Moore’s evangelical defenders. Today’s post at The Wondering Eagle deals with the controversial Senate race in Alabama, evangelical Christianity’s culture wars,  the issue of child molestation, and national politics all clashing together.  Continue reading

Does Eric Simmons’ Redeemer Arlington Practice Christian Ghosting, or Shunning? Is that a Legacy from its Roots in C.J. Mahaney’s Sovereign Grace Ministries’ Cult?

A recent post by Benjamin Corey about shunning triggered a flood of emotions inside of me. It led me to ask a lot of questions and if I was shunned also by an Air Force Captain who tried to get me inside Redeemer Arlington. This post is about another aspect in the dark side of religion. Its about shunning and the effects of when Christians shun.  Continue reading

The Sutherland Springs Massacre and a Recent Post by Marshall Segal at Desiring God about God Causing Pain. Did God bring about the Shooting in Texas? Is God the Source of Evil?

A recent post at Desiring God Ministries caught my attention. The post by Marshall Segal dealt with how God causes pain. I layer that post over the recent shootings at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas to ask the following questions. Did God bring this shooting about because members of First Baptist were in sin? Was this God’s effort to get people to repent and return to him? Was Devin Patrick Kelly serving the Lord when he went on a massacre? This post illustrates how Neo-Calvinism makes the problem of evil worse and why atheism can be healthier in many situations.  Continue reading

Cornerstone’s Bill Kynes Preaching at Redeeming Grace Church (Formerly Sovereign Grace Fairfax) Illustrates How Corrupt Churches are Kept Afloat

While going through the social media of Redeeming Grace Church in Fairfax I notice that Senior Pastor Bill Kynes of Cornerstone preached  in 2015 and supported a corrupt church hemorrhaging  allegations of child sex abuse.  This overlooks the allegations dogging Redeeming Grace Church and asks if tribalism is a core value to be a Neo-Calvinist. After all in the EFCA you have Bill preaching and supporting a questionable church and you also have D.A. Carson attacking someone who was allegedly raped at the young age of 13 defending C.J. Mahaney.  Continue reading