If we ever allow ourselves to simply read scriptural absolutes to the realm of culture, language and rationalization, the decline can happen rapidly.
In the online world, discussion forums, we have watched countless people who once stood where we stand, and it has happened time after time. After time after time.
Thankfully, it has been isolated to pockets of small groups of men…. no doubt has affected dozens upon dozens of congregations that have been eliminated from the fold of truth and righteousness. However, our movement has been largely unaffected because our movement are strong in the conviction that the Word of God is wholly and completely inspired with an unquestioning conviction.