Our bloodthirsty God wants blood and death.

Growing up Fundagelical, I've heard a lot of sermons about blood. I've sung hymns where we are washed in the blood, covered by the blood, and received power by the blood. What's up with all this blood? Fundagelicals take the Bible literally, and if God says He wants blood or that it takes blood to … Continue reading Our bloodthirsty God wants blood and death.

Fundagelicals Love Them Some Church Planting.

"Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you " (Matthew 28:19-20 KJV) Fundagelicals are big on missions and evangelism. They take the "Great Commission" seriously. Fundagelicals love home … Continue reading Fundagelicals Love Them Some Church Planting.

The Third Verse Is Evil

What is it about the third verse of a hymn? Why don't Fundagelicals sing it? I grew up in the Southern Baptist church, and we used a hymnal every week. If the hymn had four verses, we would sing the first two and then the worship minister would say,  "Let's sing the last verse together. … Continue reading The Third Verse Is Evil