A good friend and colleague, Greg Warner (most recently executive editor of Associated Baptist Press), and I recently made a journalistic pilgrimage of sorts. We tracked down the grave and an impressive memorial to abolitionist editor Elijah P. Lovejoy in Alton (Illi,) City Cemetery.
Well-told stories can be powerful and engaging. They grab listeners from woolgathering and daydreaming and bring them back to the message. I would much rather hear about the Good Samaritan that read about the theology behind it. Wouldn’t you?
BUENA PARK, Calif. — While most pro-life leaders condemned the May 31 murder of a controversial abortion provider inside his Wichita, Kan., church, one former Southern Baptist Convention official called it an answer