Tomorrow, 12.21.2012, has pretty much been the day I’ve been waiting for since I started this blog two years ago. I am filled with hope and anticipation! Come read, and find out why…
Newsweek’s Andrew Sullivan has declared a revolution has begun within Christianity. I couldn’t agree more. Walk away from the old, start something new.
The Spark has been set… I never in a million years would have thought that the “goodbye video” I made last Tuesday (about my choice to no longer be “Christian” and walking away from the church as it exists today) would have generated such a response. I have been put back on my heels a [...]
Let me try and make my stand perfectly clear: if you want to hurt anyone, through inflicting physical, emotional, or spiritual injury upon anyone… you are not a follower of Yeshua. You are not Christian… at all.
To overthrow the power of Empire, finally and forever, we must act in completely opposing ways to Empire. Look at the non-violent campaign of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Look at the non-violent revolution of Ghandi. The Harvest of Righteousness was sown in peace… and it worked!
This is the truth of Universal Salvation, this is the truth of our purpose as Christians: we are to be the leaders of this final revolution against Empire.
“Enough!” my heart says.
“Enough!” my reason says.
“Enough!” my spirit says.
But, is it the clay’s fault that it can’t take shape? …or the potter’s fault?
It’s the potter’s fault.
This is what is dangerous about fire-and-brimstone rants: it puts you in danger of making God sound incompetent.
Galatians 2 -
16. Yet we know that a person is made right with God by faith in Jesus Christ, not by obeying the law. And we have believed in Christ Jesus, so that we might be made right with God because of our faith in Christ, not because we have obeyed the law. For no one will ever be made right with God by obeying the law.”