“Why do Christians sing when they are together? The reason is, quite simply, because in singing together it is possible for them to speak and pray the same Word at the same time; in other words, because they can unite in the Word.” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Life Together, p. 59
Yes, you read that correctly. This is the Rally to Maintain Division. You see, a FORMER favorite author of mine, Rachel Held Evans, is pulling together Christians from every “sect” of our faith to try to unite us all in Christ. Now this seems great to most Christians. But I LOVE division. No, not the… Continue reading Rally to Maintain Division!
The following post is written by two people. The first, is my fiance. I love her a lot. The second is written by Aunt Susan. I love her a lot too. Back at the start of this blog, I wrote a post called “Oh The Mega Church”. As I re-read this post less than a… Continue reading Oh The Mega Church Part 2
Christians vs. Homosexuals. Us vs. them. This seems to be the attitude of many conservative Christians and the homosexual community. In fact, 91% of young people outside the church (ages 16-29) believe that Christians are antihomosexual and 80% of churchgoers subscribe to the same perception. Further, 87% of people who do not call themselves Christians… Continue reading Christians and Drag Queens: Reflections from a Gay Pride Event
I got an email tonight about a promotion for a new social networking site for Christians called “FaithOut”. It said, “Users can upload all their favorite photos, tag their friends and family, share videos and music and find others around similar spiritual interests.” First off, I don’t really care to try and find people with… Continue reading “In the World, Not of…Facebook?”