What is Calvary Chapel anyway?

With all of the hub-bub being raised online at SimpleMindedPreacher and Phoenix Preacher regarding the various observed problems with the Calvary Chapel movement and individual fellowships, the arguments for and against the reality of these problems, and further discussion as to what can be done (if anything) about these problems, it seems to me that […]

It just doesn’t matter

I was a Bill Murray fan before I was old enough to be a Bill Murray fan. I thought he was funny. He was always the irreverent clown of the group. But being the play-by-the-rules type I could never try the stuff he did. So I just opted to try to be funny. (I’m still […]

Fear, or love?

One of my Calvary Chapel brethren recently wrote out some thoughts that have caused quite a stir in the blogosphere. As with just about anything, some people loved it, some people hated it. I was in the middle. This pastor and I were at CCBC at the same time though we didn’t really hang out […]

Beware or fall – no double standards

At the end of Peter’s second letter he says these words. You therefore, beloved, since you know this beforehand, beware lest you also fall from your own steadfastness, being led away with the error of the wicked; but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. There seems to be […]