Baptists hesitate to enforce sex-abuse policies, reaffirm abuse of transgender Christians

The Southern Baptist Convention in June 2019 passed a resolution condemning sexual abuse, and voted to amend the denomination’s constitution to remove churches that mishandle sexual abuse. But as the Washington Post reports, the denomination has yet to finalize the amendment. And the SBC is already stalling efforts at enforcement. One well-regarded abuse survivor was […]

McEwen: Family Research Council’s expert Peter Sprigg has no expertise

Veteran LGBT activist Alvin McEwen notes that the Family Research Council’s longtime point man for homosexuality and conversion therapy, Peter Sprigg, has no expertise whatsoever in his primary areas of focus, mental health and sexuality. Despite being an ordained evangelical pastor, Sprigg’s focus at FRC is consistent not with pastoral ministry, but with his bachelor’s […]