On Fox Jerry Falwell Jr Claims that COVID-19 Is a Biological Weapon Created by North Korea and China. Plus The Controversial Liberty Leader States that the Coronavirus is Another Effort to Remove President Trump

Recently Jerry Falwell Jr went on Fox & Friends to explain that the COVID-19 virus was an attempt to remove President Trump now that the Mueller Report, impeachment and Article 25 of the Constitution failed. It was incredibly irresponsible and dangerous. Jerry Falwell Jr deserves no respect and he should be viewed as a demagogue who is a con-man.  Continue reading

Loving Your Neighbor. How the EFCA’s Christ Community Church in the Kansas City and Kansas Area Canceled Services For the Health of Their Neighbors During the COVID-19 Threat

Christ Community Church, an EFCA Church in the Kansas City, and Kansas area canceled services to love their neighbor in the COVID-19 pandemic. Tom Nelson and Nathan Miller explain the reasons behind the move. Also Andrew Jones from Christ Community Church in Leawood, Kansas writes a troubling blog post about COVID-19 and God. For me its a reminder as to why I could not be Calvinist in my theology.  Continue reading

When Church is Hazardous to Your Health. Acts 29 Remnant in Richmond, Virginia Allegedly Plans to Continue Meeting During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Does a Recent Blog Article by Doug Ponder Explain Their Reckless Behavior?

Acts 29 Remnant Church in Richmond, Virginia allegedly is planning to meet during the COVID-19 pandemic. Doug Ponder in a recent article explains some of the disastrous logic in a post through Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. The alleged  reckless behavior is not only a threat to Richmond but also to Ponder’s  own son who has a kidney disease. This blog is still calling for people to leave Remnant this time for your physical health and your elderly relatives in addition to your spiritual health. Continue reading

The COVID-19 Pandemic, Evangelical Christianity and a Way Ahead at The Wondering Eagle

The COVID-19 pandemic is growing in the United States and in other continents. This blog post is about how this blog will write about this sensitive situation in the context of the issues of evangelicalism over the course of time. During a time of fear and anxiety this blog is committed to sticking to the facts and being a responsible player on the internet.  Continue reading

When Baptists Were Grateful that a Catholic was Killed in Dallas. Plus a Solid Read in Politico: John F Kennedy in the 1960 Election and Facing Anti-Catholicism Bigotry by Evangelicals

When I was growing up my Dad recalled what it was like being a Catholic in North Carolina in the 1960’s when word came in that President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas. Dad was dismayed that Baptists were grateful that a Catholic was no longer in the White House. That made a negative impression on Dad. Plus in Politico a solid story about John F Kennedy facing evangelical and Baptists bigotry when he ran for the White House in 1960.  Continue reading

Jim Bakker Sells a “Cure” for the Coronavirus. The New York Attorney General Responds by Serving a Cease and Desist Letter. Meanwhile the Missouri Attorney General Sues the Discredited Televangelist for Fraud

James Bakker is back in the news. Bakker on his television show sold a cure for the coronavirus. In response the New York Attorney General sent a cease and desist letter. The Missouri Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Jim Bakker. This post looks at the situation and offers some feedback on a discredited televangelist.  Continue reading