Jump to content
  • Welcome to Online Baptist

    Free to join.

PastorMatt

Last one to post in this thread wins

Recommended Posts


Well, John, I'm sorry to hear about the church, but glad that God kept you from it!


Yeah, me too. I had such high hopes though so it's really disappointing. I do believe the pastor is saved but he doesn't seem sure of a few things. Odd for someone who has been a pastor for over a quarter century!

Anyway, he just hired his son to be the new Associate Pastor and Youth Pastor. His son had been working in youth ministry in Saint Louis prior to this. Now his son is bringing a lot of contemporary stuff into the church.

They will be having a new Saturday contemporary worship event, they don't want to call it a service! Basically, they plan to use the Saturday 'event' to experiment with various contemporary worship devices and then begin to incorporate them into their regular Sunday services. :(

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I remember a couple months back, you mentioned it and I asked: "Do you feel this church would be edifying to your spiritual growth?" and you replied, "Can I just say, It seems possible?"

Do ya still feel that way? :roll:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

No. :(

From what I have seen and read, I believe that church is purposefully putting themselves on the fast-track to contemporariness.

That's a real shame because of the most nearby churches, their pastor is the only one I truly believe to be saved.

Ironic, odd, and funny in a warped way is how the closest church to our home hates Halloween and preaches that it's not for Christians in any form, yet they accept women pastors (a husband and wife are the "co-pastors" of the church :roll: ), they allow their daughters to dress like street walkers, and some of the young women who attend that church dress like high priced call girls!

The next closest church recently got a new pastor, a former Amish who claims to still hold to his Amish roots spiritually, mentally and physically.

How I wish there was actually a local, nearby church to attend.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The seed was thrown out but it seems the soil wasn't furtile here. Most of the people in this town think of themselves as "good Christians" and attend one of the five churches here already. The rest have such a wrong idea of Christianity from these that they are not interested.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Who's Online   1 Member, 0 Anonymous, 53 Guests (See full list)

Article Categories

About Us

Since 2001, Online Baptist has been an Independent Baptist website, and we exclusively use the King James Version of the Bible. We pride ourselves on a community that uplifts the Lord.

Contact Us

You can contact us using the following link. Contact Us or for questions regarding this website please contact @pastormatt or email James Foley at jfoley@sisqtel.net

Android App

Online Baptist has a custom App for all android users. You can download it from the Google Play store or click the following icon.

×
×
  • Create New...