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Where were you when the world stopped turning? More reflections on 911

September 11, 2013 by

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When the popular youth pastor gets arrested again

August 28, 2013 by

[Note: Please read the excellent post by my dear friend Scott Slayton below on the recent re-arrest of local youth evangelist, Matt Pitt. I could not have said this better myself and share Scott's sentiments and concerns.--Pastor Jeff]

By Scott Slayton

Terry clarifies position on atonement, apologizes to readership

August 20, 2013 by

<!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->Bob Terry has written an apology and a clarification to Alabama Baptists and published on the website at the link below. I appreciate his courage in dealing directly with the (understandable) firestorm that arose in the wake of his earlier editorial and I am also grateful for the gracious tone of his statement. Mr.

Penal Substitutionary Atonement and the Alabama Baptist: What Should We Conclude?

August 14, 2013 by

<!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->In his penetrating attack on liberal theology, Westminster Seminary Professor J. Gresham Machen said, “Modern liberalism in the Church, whatever judgment may be passed upon it, is at any rate no longer merely an academic matter. It is no longer a matter merely of theological seminaries or universities.

Blog on hiatus till mid-July

July 09, 2013 by

I will begin blogging again, Lord willing, next week, when I return from my writing sabbatical. Till the, the space here will be a bit quiet. Pray that I have fruitful writing, planning and sermon/teaching prep during my time away. Grace to all of you, PBC family!--Pastor Jeff.

The Supreme Court's Decision on "same-sex marriage:" How should we respond?

June 27, 2013 by


<!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->Dear PBC family,

Mohler's summer reading list

June 10, 2013 by

[NOTE: Summer is a time for leisurely reading and I have made it a practice over the years of publishing short lists of recommended books for men and women. I hope to do that later this week. Until then, below is Albert Mohler's annual summer reading list, which invariably leads to me to annually blow out my book budget--Pastor Jeff.]

By R. Albert Mohler Jr.