First, read or listen to the NPR piece: http://www.npr.org/2011/08/09/138957812/evangelicals-question-the-existence-of-adam-and-eve Christianity does not hinge on the literal existence of a first man and woman nor on a literal moment-in-time fall from grace. The brokenness of our world and our glimpses of joy are evidence enough that we were created for perfect relationship with God and other […]
I pledge allegiance to the flag Of the United States of America And to the economy for which it stands: One nation under mammon, insolvent before its creditors, With paid vacation and personal days for all.
So you’re trying to follow Jesus (sometimes–and that’s why you said trying). What should you do when someone you love is attacked in the heart’s most vulnerable space? “You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say, […]