Posts by Tim Parker

Posts by Tim Parker

Pastor’s Statement on Sexual Abuse in the SBC

On February 10th of this year, the Houston Chronicle released a very detailed and excellent article on decades of sexual abuse perpetrated by clergy and volunteers within the Southern Baptist Convention. This article is heartbreaking and disturbing. Like many Southern Baptist pastors, I applaud the journalistic effort to expose these atrocities and bring the victim’s stories to light. It is my sincere prayer that in doing so, actions will be taken at all levels of our denomination to eradicate this…

Counter Culture

Have you ever noticed that the things in the world seem to be changing faster than you are able to keep up? Society is changing. Culture is changing. If only there existed a solid place to establish a firm foundation. Well my friends, take heart. The world might be changing but God never does. Times change but God’s word never does. The kingdom of God is established and sustained by him. Members of God’s kingdom have nothing to fear from…