Claire Gordon writes: BJU is no ordinary Christian school. It is the flagship university of American fundamentalism (some in the BJU community prefer “fortress”). Its influence extends far beyond its student body, which is estimated to be about 3,000 undergraduates. It has numerous feeder schools in pockets across the country, runs its own K-12 school […]
There are those who claim that the fundamentalism featured here on SFL is an artifact of the past or focused on the fringes. No matter how much evidence is brought to light, these apologists insist that Fundamentalism has changed into a kinder, gentler movement where all that crazy stuff just doesn’t happen any more. This […]
My thoughts and prayers go with the families of those who lost loved ones in the highway tragedy at Colonial Hills Baptist church. We’ve had harsh words in the past for Chuck Phelps but today I hope we can set those things aside and weep with those who weep. Nobody deserves to lose a child, […]
Rest in peace, Brennan. From those of us who you showed a better way to love and be loved, you have our eternal gratitude.
So apparently a bunch of fundamentalist pastors went to Washington D.C. this week and did this: One participant was so excited that he wrote this: These fundamentalist pastors did this and this and hung out with this guy. Then they stood outside the Capitol and did this: And while standing there they sang this and […]