Book Review

Reed JolleyCommunity News

Same-Sex Attraction and the Church: The Surprising Plausibility of the Celibate Life, by Ed Shaw (IVP, 2015) Ed Shaw is the pastor of Emmanuel City Centre Church in Bristol, England, and is concerned about how … Read More

Christmas in Mosul

Reed JolleyCommunity News

She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins. (Matthew 1:21) There will be no Christmas celebrations in Mosul this year. For the … Read More

Orphan Care: The Long Road

Guest ColumnistCommunity News

By Jenna Hayden Orphan Sunday is coming on November 8th. At SBCC, we will also take part in this during regular church service times, featuring elements led by Community ONE:27.  Community ONE:27 is an orphan … Read More

Putting the Home in Homegroup

Guest ColumnistCommunity News

By Susi Lamoutte Going home. I suspect this phrase brings to mind different images for each of us based on where and with whom we have lived throughout our lives. Good or not so good, … Read More

The Bridges of Ashley Madison

Reed JolleyCommunity News

It may be conceded to the mathematicians that four is twice two. But two is not twice one; two is two thousand times one. That is why, in spite of a hundred disadvantages, the world … Read More

Creeds, Confessions, and Catechisms

Steve JolleyCommunity News

The way some people talk about creeds, confessions and catechisms, makes them sound like something found in our great grandparents’ garage: outdated, old, dusty, and useless. For some young, hip evangelicals the creeds of the … Read More