According to Carl, Aimee & Todd, church membership isn’t an extra-biblical idea, so where does it originate from and what does it even matter? More importantly who does it better: the OPC or the PCA? (Carl's got the answer to that). Once we tease out why church membership is important, what purpose do membership classes serve? What pros are there to having them and for goodness sake, how long should they be?! And surely college or seminary students are off the hook since they are in such a transitory time, and they're taking enough classes. Right?

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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, August 22, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

The impact a spectacularly boring marriage has on our children.

Posted on Monday, August 15, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

"How we live when we are waiting is a testimony of our faith."

Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Now is not the time for CBMW to act like they have nothing to do with the Trinity debate.

Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Now is not the time for CBMW to act like they have nothing to do with the Trinity debate.

Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

More on beauty, shame, sexual intimacy, and the weight of our neighbor's glory.

Posted on Tuesday, August 09, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

The weight of my neighbor's glory.

Posted on Monday, August 08, 2016 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

A conversation with Liam Goligher

Posted on Tuesday, August 02, 2016 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville

The Trinity/CBMW debate raises much broader questions.

Posted on Monday, August 01, 2016 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

"Complementarianism" has been compromised

Posted on Thursday, July 28, 2016 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Guest post by Luma Simms

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 »