- Acceptance (or Inclusiveness)
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
I was recently asked (again!) what I thought the "non-negotiables" of The Salvation Army were. I thought my reply might interest others and so I have included it below... I always find the discussion regarding "non-negotiables" somewhat amusing. It seems to be a perpetual one that has become more prevalent in the last ten years or so. I can remember the then Commissioner Shaw Clifton (now General) speaking at the Coutts Memorial Lecture when I was in college (2003) on this very topic. His talk from that occasion is now the first chapter of his book New Love. He shared his 8 "non-negotiables" on that occasion...
I love questions. Many here would be aware that I’m working on a PhD in theology. I’ve also been a teacher of theology, worship, and critica...
The Salvation Army in Australia is in the midst of an historic journey. Since 1880 the Army has been active in this country, doing all it c...
I love Chopin. I love listening to his music, but I especially love playing his music. His Nocturnes in particular. There's something ve...
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