With Abrupt Announcement, Logsdon Seminary is Gone

With Abrupt Announcement, Logsdon Seminary is Gone

Abruptly dropped into social media on Friday evening, Feb. 7, was the word that Logsdon Seminary at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, is closing. The abruptness hit persons differently – however emotional, long term, up close and personal the relationship...
Why Your Congregation Needs Christian Ethics Education

Why Your Congregation Needs Christian Ethics Education

We have been reared to assume that Christians, in churches, will always make decisions appropriate to a life lived following Christ. Assumptions are rampant of “I’m a believer, so I’ve got this Christian life, decision-making, discernment about the will of God and...
The Preacher’s “Peace” at Advent

The Preacher’s “Peace” at Advent

Sermon development during Advent can be difficult for most preachers. Whether Advent observation is deep within a congregation’s genetic disposition, or the celebration of Advent takes some persuasion on the preacher’s part to get it included, the sermons don’t come...
1 Reason Why I Support the Baptist Center for Ethics

1 Reason Why I Support the Baptist Center for Ethics

I have supported the idea – the need – of the Baptist Center for Ethics (BCE) since before the name was applied to the entity because I knew and respected Robert Parham (1953-2017), founder of BCE / EthicsDaily.com. Robert saw the devastation happening among Baptists...