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04 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Thoughts on an Ugly Issue

Ed Stetzer writes a blog with a big following. Literally thousands. Is that because he is a good writer? Articulate? Intelligent? Knows how to make a blog site look great? Well, that could have something to do with it!
A lot of people also read Ed because he’s not afraid to tackle the tough issues. Ed [...]

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20 January 2009 ~ 0 Comments

A ‘Name Makeover’ and a Presidential Word

As many of you may know, our church, First Baptist Church of Smyrna, TN, has undergone what I'll call a name makeover. That is, we are not dropping our Baptist name as our senior pastor, Pat Hood is adamant about. Rather, we are adjusting it to indicate a more glocal identity. ("Glocal" meaning an all-inclusive [...]

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