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Christian News & Grace Links for 6/17/21!


[Here's the complete list of Christian News articles some of which were discussed in today's podcast, which highlighted the testimony of Chris Carrier.]


Christian News:


Still Silent Shepherds—An Open Letter to Post-Pandemic Pastors https://t.ly/bDlV


Canadian Pastor Arrested on New Charges After ‘Underground Worship’ Following Church Building Seizure https://t.ly/J7mq | tracked down by police helicopter https://t.ly/kAHy | ‘We Are Shaken, But Our Faith Is Not’ https://t.ly/ZWDb | Pastor's Children Sob as Police Arrest Him https://t.ly/ygqF | Pastor Tim Stephens to Spend at Least Two Weeks in Jail https://t.ly/16ZG


Texas Gov. Signs Bill Prohibiting Government From Closing Churches https://t.ly/p9PQ


Judge rules against Christian baker Jack Phillips in transgender 'birthday' cake case https://t.ly/Mnd6 | Judge says state can force Christian to violate religious beliefs https://t.ly/t0jd | ‘We Will Appeal This Decision’ https://t.ly/Lh4B


See The First Images Of Construction Progress On Abrahamic Family House In Abu Dhabi Of The One World Religion Headquarters https://t.ly/6JCY


Southern Baptists Elect Ed Litton as New President https://t.ly/2nIg | Ed Litton vows to 'build bridges, not walls' in new role as SBC president https://t.ly/PdIa | Ed Litton is Woke https://t.ly/uDv1 | Or, wait. Ed Litt| n is a Conservative? https://t.ly/ZOfN | Pastor who Lets his Wife Preach is the Victor https://t.ly/C3p7 | Or, wait. He’s Not Just a Liberal, Might be a Rank Heretic https://t.ly/gODQ | Ed Litton’s sloppy theology of the Trinity https://t.ly/Ca12 | “a defeat for the hard right” https://t.ly/rhJl | Woke fanatics seize control of Southern Baptist Convention https://t.ly/DNKI


Mike Stone was the “Conservative Hero” Candidate https://t.ly/8mD8 | Ambush of Mike Stone Was A Set-Up By Political Opposition, Say Witnesses https://t.ly/LBlh


“The SBC isn’t out of the woods” https://t.ly/h1f9 | Annual Meeting Shows Low Trust in the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee https://t.ly/ToXJ | Southern Baptists Approve Major Investigation Into Abuse Response https://t.ly/nTzb | abusive pastors should be banned https://t.ly/p5lD | #SBC21 Abortion Resolution: Where the Tears of Women are Worth More than the Breaths of Babies https://t.ly/WxAQ | SBC Elects Leader Focused on Reconciliation, Compassion https://t.ly/F7wm | Southern Baptists Warn: Equality Act Would Have ‘Devastating’ Effect on Religious Liberty https://t.ly/EzJI | Baptist church ordains first known transgender pastor in denomination’s history https://t.ly/4jZp | Conservative churches to be selective in giving to SBC, Jeffress forecasts https://t.ly/mmQ3 | Saddleback Church’s ordination of women pastors to be considered by SBC committee https://t.ly/Lqew


SBC Downgrade https://t.ly/waUI | Spurgeon and the Down-Grade Controversy https://t.ly/satM


A Bunch of Manure? Megachurch Features Trainer Breaking a Wild Horse Onstage for Live Sermon Illustration https://t.ly/vjNu


Man contemplating self-harm changes mind after good Samaritan tells him ‘God loves you’ https://t.ly/nDML1 | SBC highlights power of the Gospel in one man's testimony of forgiveness after being left for dead https://t.ly/Nsh3


Report: Nickelodeon’s Ratings Drop as the Network Pushes LGBT Content to Children https://t.ly/XfL7 | ‘Pride Month’ Is Now An Industry Targeting Children As Young As 3, But There Is A Resistance https://t.ly/TsvJ


She Quit Homosexuality. Now, She’s Helping Others Do Likewise. https://t.ly/jrXM


Google – an ideological, anti-Christian bully https://t.ly/cbBD


'Churches must be ready': Ofsted reveals harassment has become normalised for children in schools and colleges https://t.ly/pU18 | Parents furious as Muslim school-board member tells kids to remember 'jihad' in graduation speech https://t.ly/ZG9a


Communism in Our Churches? An Interview with Filmmaker Judd Saul https://t.ly/4xk3 | Welcome To Wokespeak: Its Logic-Defying Rhetoric Is Making Heads Spin https://t.ly/et8X


Iranian Politics Threaten to Further Regulate Internet Activity https://t.ly/Bdd3 | Acquitted Christian Couple, Attorney in Pakistan Fear for their Lives https://t.ly/pQ1N | New Myanmar Report Explores History and Future of Eight Religious Minority Groups https://t.ly/dMLd | “Many are afraid to sleep at night” Amidst Jihadist Uprising in Burkina Faso https://t.ly/LEfY | Christian Youth in Pakistan Stabbed After Dispute with Muslim https://t.ly/rKkF


Jerry Falwell Jr wants Liberty University to drop $40m lawsuit https://t.ly/FT8u


What?!?! Christian Group Denied IRS Tax Exempt Status Because Their Biblical Positions Are ‘Typically Affiliated’ With the GOP https://t.ly/XcQ3


The Babylon Bee Scores a Major Victory Over The New York Times https://t.ly/9ILx | From Babylon Bee: New York Times Forced To Admit Babylon Bee Not Fake News Since Stories Keep Coming True https://t.ly/Ny2H


How evangelical teachings ruin sex and marriage for many women https://t.ly/96Gg


Tolkien and Theology https://t.ly/yEOJ


Searching for the Temple of King Solomon https://t.ly/JofY


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