“Why Didn’t They Tell Me This Before Seminary?!”


There I went marchin’ off to seminary. New wife in tow and big plans ahead. Little did I know, the most important things I would learn would be outside the classroom and free.  I prefer to get my caveat out of the way up front: I think seminary can be a good thing. Men need trained, … Continue reading “Why Didn’t They Tell Me This Before Seminary?!”

Blessed By My Association (ARBCA): Churchmanship


It may seem odd that in a series on associationalism I’d divert to talking about individual responsibility within any given local church. But, a church only works insofar as its members obey Christ, and an association only runs as well as local churches function rightly. I will define churchmanship as the dutiful practice of serving … Continue reading Blessed By My Association (ARBCA): Churchmanship