Month: November 2006

November 16, 2006

Thought the following quote I saw today on the Missouri Baptist Mailing List was especially appropriate in light of a lot of recent actions by Baptist state conventions… A lighthouse doesn’t shout or scream, it…

November 15, 2006

Well, today marks the 1st anniversary of Toward the Goal, at least as it exists at toward-the-goal.net. It’s been an interesting year! Here’s a few highlights… 239 posts, and 471 comments (almost a post every…

November 14, 2006

Here’s a new word… “quiverfull”. Heard of it? Neither had I, until I ran across this news article. Basically, “quiverfull” is a movement amongst evangelical Christians regarding abstinence from birth control methods… basically opening the…

November 13, 2006

In light of all the recent rhetoric in Southern Baptist life (especially from those in positions of influence), it’s nice to see one of our leaders acting as a peacemaker and focusing on what’s really…

November 8, 2006

I feel sick this morning. Yes… gut-wrenching, stomach churning, head pounding, just want to go back to bed and sleep sick. Virus? Flu? Food poisoning? Nope… politics. For the most part, I avoided the news…

November 7, 2006

I haven’t posted a “Song of the Day” in quite a while, but tonight, I’ve got one. God caught my attention with the lyrics from a song I’ve heard a hundred times or more… “Enough”,…

November 2, 2006

(Please realize before continuing that this post is intended in good fun… we need to laugh at ourselves on occasion! Know that I appreciate Rev. Harrell’s heart for seeing people come to Christ, and I…