Letters

  • Letters: Burnout; Preacher survey; Patterson’s remarks

    Baptist Standard readers respond to stories about pastor burnout, Baylor’s list of effective preachers and Paige Patterson’s remarks about domestic abuse.

  • Letters: Gambling expansion

    Readers weigh in on recent articles, such as the negative effects of gambling expansion to help fund education efforts.

  • Letters: ‘In God We Trust’ and Online Databases

    Readers weigh in on ‘The problem with “In God We Trust”‘ and online databases of churches.

  • Letters: Gun control and mental illness

    In this week’s letter to the editor, a reader shares her thoughts on gun control and mental illness.

  • Letters: ‘Theological gatekeeping’

    One reader replies to another reader’s response regarding ‘theological gatekeeping’ in the wake of CBF’s changed hiring policy.

  • Letters: Local church autonomy; Second amendment; Inerrancy

    Baptist Standard readers respond to recent articles about local church autonomy and acceptance of LGBT people, the gun control debate, and the inerrancy of the Bible.

  • Letters: CBF lifts LGBT ban

    A letter to the editor regarding the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s recent decision to lift a ban on hiring LGBT people for some posts.

  • Letters: About inerrancy

    A Baptist Standard reader responds to Ross Shelton’s article, ‘How I came to affirm inerrancy.’

  • Letters: Commending Stone

    A reader responds to Meredith Stone’s response to an article by John Piper concerning women teaching in seminaries.

  • Letters: Trump’s words

    Baptist Standard readers share their comments on recent events.

  • Letters: Applause for Steve Vernon

    Baptist Standard readers react to Steve Vernon’s recent “Deep in the Hearts of Texans” interview.

  • Letters: Explore the Bible; Tax plan; Abuse suit

    Baptist Standard readers weigh in on Bible study lessons, the new tax law and a sex abuse suit.