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Ministry of Defense and Encouragement entries

War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.

If anything, I’d make the argument that the dominant face of Christianity, as it is seen on television and promoted through news programming, is itself far from what Christianity is supposed to be about. It is a sort-of white-washed, sanitized version of Christianity that every year presents an increasingly cleaned up version of the Christmas story to the viewing public.

via War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.

Sandlin, Mark. “War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.”
Rev. Mark Sandlin, 1 Dec. 2011,
Progressive perspectives on Christianity, Politics, and Entertainment

What would Jesus say?

During the last week of August 2017, the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood released The Nashville Statement, a Christian doctrinal missive on modern sexuality. Since its release, there has been much discussion on the subject. In response there have been several documents written in response of stronger LGBT inclusion. A group of young, progressive Christian leaders wrote their response in the form of Christians United Statement on LGBT inclusion. Continue reading What would Jesus say?