Episode 140: A Conversation about Grace Community Church’s Statement on Civil Disobedience

Talk
07.26.2020

Yesterday, Grace Community Church announced its intention to disobey government orders and begin gathering anyway. Jonathan Leeman appreciated their conviction and their candor, but provided another way to think about the situation.

In this episode of Pastors Talk, Jonathan and Mark chat about Grace Community Church’s decision, civil disobedience, and how Christians ought to approach this season with an extra amount of charity and grace.

By:
Jonathan Leeman

Jonathan (@JonathanLeeman) edits the 9Marks series of books as well as the 9Marks Journal. He is also the author of several books on the church. Since his call to ministry, Jonathan has earned a master of divinity from Southern Seminary and a Ph.D. in Ecclesiology from the University of Wales. He lives with his wife and four daughters in Cheverly, Maryland, where he is an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church.

Mark Dever

​Mark Dever is the senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D. C., and the President of 9Marks. You can find him on Twitter at @MarkDever.

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