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An Open Letter to my Black Evangelical Friends

Docnick Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 7:42 AM
We cannot have a open discussion about the black minorities or social programs directed at the black communities. Quit trying.... Even as the federal programs destroy the black communities this group will continue, as a block of voters, continue to vote for a white man or black man who is promising to support them forever. Black friends talk about this all the time.... Ron

I am not writing this letter to accuse but rather to advance understanding. And even though I am white, I am not writing as an outsider but as a fellow evangelical, part of the same spiritual family. May I pose some candid questions?

Are you guilty, on any level, of blind allegiance to the Democratic party? And, on Election Day, did any of you compromise your convictions out of racial solidarity?

I have been very open in my criticism of white evangelicals, pointing out how we often put our trust in the Republican party and how we look to the latest...