Tag: doctrine

Toward Mutual Care, Pt. 2

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair Part Two of Three Previously, I talked about changing our mindsets, accepting the denominational split likely to come and moving toward mutual care for one another as the situation develops. Here are two broad ideas Holston progressives, centrists…

The Church Is of God: A Glimpse of Hope in a Time of Struggle

From Holston WCA Board Member Brad Scott, via his “Encouraging Word” blog: “The Church Is of God: A Glimpse of Hope in a Time of Struggle”

So This Is Not a New Problem?

19th Century Quote from Baptist Preacher Charles H. Spurgeon: “The preservation of a denominational association when it is powerless to discipline heretics cannot be justified on the grounds of the preservation of ‘Christian unity.’ It is error which breaks the unity of churches, and…

A Sort-of-Short Report

As one of your delegates to the Wesleyan Covenant Association’s first Global Legislative Assembly, I want to offer you an update on today’s event. I’ll begin by saying there was worship, of course. As many of you have experienced while attending other WCA events,…

Wish List

By Chuck Griffin Change is scary for a lot of people. Change creates incredible opportunities, however. I’m trying to keep that second principle in mind as the United Methodist Church moves toward General Conference 2019. It seems there are four basic possible outcomes: Dissolution….