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Fellowship in the Woodlands

carterthewriter Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 9:48 AM
Too many groups are selling hope. A lot of churches tell people that God will heal them when they should tell them they have to do what is right for their own good not to rely on someone else to do that for them.
John2038 Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 10:38 AM
Good. Perhaps slighly change the message "Jesus heals" with "Sure Jesus heals but why should he heal you?"

Most of America's problems are cultural. Even our economic problems stem from the cultural rejection of personal responsibility and the acceptance of collective responsibility. And none of our problems would be as bad if the church was still shaping the culture instead of merely responding to it. I was reminded of this during my annual holiday trip home to The Woodlands, Texas.

I've attended Christmas Eve services four out of the last six years at the Woodlands Church (formerly Fellowship of the Woodlands), which is a Southern Baptist mega church that keeps its Baptist affiliation well hidden from the general...