Addressing the resignation of high-profile pastor Mark Driscoll, the team discusses a relevant question: Can a pastor be restored to ministry? They offer biblical options to a dismal scenario churches face all too often. As usual, they don't hold back from exposing the underlying issues at hand and the ultimate hope amidst them. What if a pastor seemingly values his reputation over protecting the flock? Hear the gang answer how they'd deal with "bad-boy" pastors and their thoughts on what forgiveness looks like for them.
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The Blog

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics.

Posted on Monday, November 24, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
When we get our clocks cleaned in thanksgiving.
Posted on Friday, November 21, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
How a feminist lesbian cartoon made me think about women in the church.
Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
Is sentimentality or is proper theology guiding our strongly held convictions?
Posted on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
God's Object Lesson
Posted on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville
Greg Beale has taken my advice. I think. Well, maybe not, but still......
Posted on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
Biologos seeks to spread its message.
Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
A review of David Allen's book, Lukan Authorship of Hebrews and a cockamamie housewife theologian theory.
Posted on Friday, November 14, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
Why a recent article is a bit insulting, or at least misleading.
Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
John Piper answers a question about Mark Driscoll
Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian
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The Contributors

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics. Read more at each of their individual blogs, listed below.

 


Carl Trueman

Postcards from Palookaville

Pastor and teacher of church history, this anti-celebrity "celebrity” dreams about what might have been, had he played his cards right. See all of Carl’s posts »


Todd Pruitt

1517

Always Texan, once Southern Baptist, now Presbyterian, he exhibits a high regard for BASE jumping, interpretive dance, and puppies. See all of Todd's posts »


Aimee Byrd

Housewife Theologian

Driving her kids all over tarnation, and her husband crazy, this tender-loving, cut-throat theologian packs a punch... or Nunchuck. See all of Aimee's posts »