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Foy Valentine Remembered…A Friend for the Ages

By Patrick R. Anderson Editor, Christian Ethics Today Eight years ago January 7, one of our great Baptist leaders, Foy Valentine, passed on. We remember him fondly, and miss him a great deal. The first time I met Foy Valentine was on the telephone. I was in my faculty office at Louisiana State University late one afternoon when the call came. He identified himself, and I recognized the name, remembering his valiant leadership of the Southern Baptist’s Christian Life Commission during the turbulent Civil Rights Movement era. I could not imagine why he had called me, and I could...

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God With Us

Patrick Anderson, Editor Christian Ethics Today as posted in huffingtonpost.com 12/17/2012 I have heard it said this weekend, after the horrible murders in the school in Newtown, Connecticut, that this carnage is the result of God being put somewhere or taken somewhere or banished from somewhere. Who thinks God can be put somewhere or taken away? Seriously? Really? Does anyone think school prayers and nativity scenes in courthouse lawns would have prevented this? I think not. This unspeakable tragedy is beyond our understanding, but it is not a sign of God’s absence. I feel the presence of God all...

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Welcome to Christian Ethics Today

Our Mission The Christian Ethics Today Foundation publishes Christian Ethics Today in order to provide laypersons, educators, and ministers with a resource for understanding and responding in a faithful Christian manner to moral and ethical issues that are of concern to contemporary Christians, to the church, and to society. The Christian Ethics Today Foundation   Search by: Article Name, Author, Issue, Volume, & Word(s) in Article 64+ issues in PDF. Duplicates the layout of the printed Journal. CET Issues in PDF Read:CURRENT ISSUE   PDF Winter 2011 Print 081 PDF Version, CET PDF A Gospel for Hard Times, John Killinger A Pastoral Blessing and Benediction, Ira H Peak, Jr EthixBytes, CET Financial Report 2010, CET Global Warming and American Christianity, Martin E. Marty Is God Violent?, Brian McLaren Last Rights, Oda Lisa Living with Multiple Sclerosis: The Advantages and Disadvantages, Thomas H Graves Loving Beyond Your Theology, Larry L. McSwain, David Sapp No Traffic Lights, Patrick R. Anderson, Editor Poor Leisure, Al Staggs Some Baptists Echo "The Lie of the Year", Brian Kaylor The Naked Anabaptist: The Bare Essentials of a Radical Faith, Stuart Murray, Charles Kiker There's Something Special About Peacemakers, Britt Towery Two Baptist Theological Contributions, Fisher Humphreys What Counts is the New Creation, Mimi Haddad Why The Religious Right Will Dominate, Tony Campolo Without Domination: A New Paradigm for Church-State Relations, C. Truett Baker Without Domination: A New Paradigm for Church-State...

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