A fulcrum issue within the ranks of tribal nationalism, is Social Justice. Where Critical Race Theory meets so much resistance, how can so many forget the ministry of reconciliation that Jesus taught?
If church was a house of prayer, a place of peace and for true worship - instead of for political correctness and a prison of cliquishness - everyone would feel welcome. Strangers would be attracted to visit.
Speaking from experience, there is nothing of my former life I wish to reclaim. Particularly? Allegiance to abusive relationships. There's no going back. Evangelicalism is an example. I'm a new creation, a child in God's eyes. If we are, as many Evangelical leaders proclaim - upon the cusp of the end of the age? What … Continue reading On Getting Back to Church
"Groan quietly; do not mourn for the dead." Remain quiet? Politically taciturn? A conscious decision to not engage arguments with Radical "Christian" Political Activists? White Nationalist Tribalism - Political Extremism founded on False Christian exceptionalism and the Fear of Diversity. The Church is wading ever more deeply into apostasy, embracing toxic politics and pseudo-science. An … Continue reading Groan Quietly
Is anyone listening? Who is looking back, questioning their choices? From close family members to church friends and professional associates - Battle lines are drawn.
In 2016 POTUS 45 said "I will never lie to you." So now when pronouncements like we've been hearing are made , and orders implemented; I wonder how Gods justice will serve as a reflection of such malice and mendacity.
About how some Christian sacrifice involves permitting the death of toxic relationships. Three rules for recognizing the enemy. How: Inveterate, selfish irrationality is a minefield none can cross.
Treason: "Action or inaction to desecrate and subvert an Allegiance."
Deliberate argumentative fabrication in the face of truth is sin. Slothful thinking - for instance using biblical allegory as a basis for thinly veiled "scientific proofs" and the deliberate, incorrect interpretation of observable fact - is simply lying.
Hate is responsible for the desolation of peoples, cultures and economies. Hate cuts us off from God. It does not belong in a harangue from church pulpits.