April 30, 2011

Betrothal and the Work of the Flesh

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Betrothal and the Work of the Flesh new post on bethrothal, involvement of parents without complete control over the choices.

Changes Within the IFB

Posted in IFB, Independent Fundamentalist Baptist at 1:30 pm by hopewellslibraryoflife

“Way of Life Literature” blog posts on Changes Within the Independent Fundamentalist Baptist Church which includes a discussion of the use of CCM (Contemporary Christian Music). LINK.

ATI Annual Conference in Big Sandy Texas started this week

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Gil Bates is among the speakers. Conference program link. The Duggars are not listed on the program, but traditionally they do attend this conference.  According to one blogger, the Duggars have arrived in Big Sandy. I will update this as more blog posts appear about the Conference.

Reality TV Family Spends Week in Big Sandy

Meeting the Duggars at the conference (one family’s experience)

Duggar Family Participates in Home School Conference

Conference post from a young girl attending.

April 28, 2011

The Bondage of Betrothal

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Eric M. Pazdziora has a guest post on “The Bondage of Betrothal” at the Quivering Daughters blog.

April 27, 2011

My Childhood in the ATI/IFB World

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John Cornish writes about growing up in the world of Bill Gothard’s ATI and Independent Fundamentalist Baptist church. Link to article.

Upcoming book for young women

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Praying for Your Future Husband, by Robin Jones Gunn will be released in May of this year. It is available for pre-order at Amazon. She is the author of the “Sister Chicks” and “Christy Miller” series which some may find too worldly since the Christy books include dating.

April 26, 2011

Duggar book signing dates at B/N

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Dates have been announced for the Duggars to sign their upcoming book “A Love that Multiplies” at various Barnes & Noble bookstores. LINK.

IFB abusers may have borrowed theology from Bill Gothard’s teachings

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Blogger “Under Much Grace,” poses the theory that Ron Williams of the ultra-abusive Hephzibah House for Girls and others (some of whom were shown in 20/20’s recent expose of Independent Fundamentalist Baptist abuse) borrowed many of their beliefs from Bill Gothard. LINK to the article.

Submitting to the Christian Right

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“The press ignores the influence of religious conservatives on Republican lawmakers bent on curbing the rights of American women.” Sarah Posner

LINK to article.

Day In the Life of a Duggar–Good Morning America visits

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Link to video about the GMA visit.

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