Category Archives: Presidential Election

2008 presidential election

Funny Summary Of McCain/Obama Round 2

Jeremy Weaver, brother of Mr. Baptist, posted a parody transcript of last night’s debate.

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Poll: Are ProLife Evangelicals Excited About Sarah Palin?

Our pastoral staff went to lunch today at a local pizza place. We were just in time to watch the announcement of Sarah Palin as John McCain’s choice for Vice-President. It was amazing to see the place react to the … Continue reading

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SBTS Bloggers Get Political: Obama & McCain at Saddleback

Last night CNN carried a forum at Saddleback Baptist Church with the two presidential candidates. I missed it, but hope to watch the rerun tonight. Several of the bloggers we cover were watching and posting their thoughts. Here are the … Continue reading

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Video: “A Savior On Capitol Hill” Derek Webb

This is being called on official video, I saw it on the Derek Webb fan site. It looks to mock the whole process we endure to pick our national Messiah. If you like it, you can see an unofficial video … Continue reading

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Johnny Hunt Elected President of SBC

Baptist Press is reporting that Johnny Hunt was elected president of the Southern Baptist Convention on the first ballot.  Please be praying for Dr. Hunt as he leads our convention.  I am sure there will be more on this story from … Continue reading

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Video: Mike Huckabee Promotes Ben Stein’s “Expelled”

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Video- NT Wright On Politics In The American Empire

About 4 minutes into this video, Bishop Wright makes some comments about the American political system, specifically our presidential primaries. It’s an interesting clip touching on issues of faith and government. Political and cultural engagement bloggers may find several things … Continue reading

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