Author: The Squirrel

The Great Evangelical Copt Out

The Great Evangelical Copt Out

What is the “True Gospel”? In other words, how is a sinful person justified before a holy God? The answer to these questions was the hallmark of the Protestant Reformation. It was in meditating...

Hitched To A Free Market…

Hitched To A Free Market…

Please excuse me for a moment, as I offer a bit of a political, theological, and cultural commentary. I was going to call this “ranting,” but a friend told me that pastors don’t rant,...

Um… It Doesn’t Mean That…

Um… It Doesn’t Mean That…

[Originally posted at A Squirrel in Babylon] I saw a tweet that hit one of my hot buttons this morning. It was a tweet that expresses a common Evangelical misunderstanding of a well-known verse...

Successful? Ministry

This morning, I was looking at a job listing for “Senior (Lead) Pastor” at a church on the east coast. (Don’t worry; I’m just on some mailing lists. I’m not looking for a new...

What Is The Movement® All About?

What Is The Movement® All About?

[In the interest of full disclosure, I never asked Ronnie Floyd out for a cup of coffee before posting this. Deal with it.] I had never really known much about Ronnie Floyd prior to...

On The Suspicion Of One Or Two Paranoids?

On The Suspicion Of One Or Two Paranoids?

It seems that, when you set out to defend a liar, you will soon resort to lies. Earlier today (Tuesday, August 26, 2014), Dr. James White of Alpha & Omega Ministries, acting on information...