The incredible irony of this Article is that it violates itself by its inclusion in this Statement. What is our duty to speak the truth in love? Those who wrote this Statement would suggest it is to express, “Because I love you, I’m going to speak this truth whether you want to hear it or not!” … Read more about Response to Article 11 of the Nashville Statement
This isn’t a post about the times I’ve been harassed, molested, assaulted or raped. I could write far too many of those posts, but that isn’t my goal. This isn’t a post about what I think should happen to the men who have victimized women - though I have very strong opinions about that as … Read more about Mary’s #MeToo
This Article becomes easier to address than some of the others because they finally come out and say what they were working towards all along. If being homosexual is not an issue of immorality then this Articles is utterly irrelevant except as hate speech and making sure everyone knows what they … Read more about Response to Article 10 of the Nashville Statement
This is a difficult Article to argue wth because on its face it seems to be saying something Biblically sound. Whether you are heterosexual or homosexual in your attraction there are guidelines for holiness that are presented to you in Scripture. In fact, in Biblical times sex was the action … Read more about Response to Article 9 of the Nashville Statement
This is a guest post by one of the women who attends Chloe’s House after our services this last weekend. When I got home from our study I was so encouraged and I considered writing something up to share what we had learned but Tonya summed it up so beautifully that I asked if I could share her … Read more about Was Pharoah’s Heart Hardened?
If only they had stopped at the affirmation! (Though they have an agenda that I have previously addressed in their code words of “fruitful life,” “pleasing to God,” and what it means to “walk in purity of life.”) The words themselves as lovely without that agenda! I agree with their denial that … Read more about Response to Article 8 of the Nashville Statement
Nate Sparks is an amazing person and when Charlottesville happened I was talking to him about how not enough people understand the connections between the hateful doctrines of men like Doug Wilson and the political careers of men like Mike Huckabee . . . The world really is small and the connections … Read more about Is Doug Wilson a Racist? – a guest post
This article is saying is very specific so I will keep my response specific as well. The argument that being gay or trans is a choice is an argument steeped in hate and ignorance. The framers of this Statement attempt to side step this reality by speaking of “self-conception” instead of … Read more about Response to Article 7 of the Nashville Statement 2017