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What's Right and Wrong With American Christianity

Larry1764 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 4:24 PM
Andy, the purpose of Christian witnessing is to prevent lukemcire from getting to the Day of Judgement unsaved. ¿How can you speak so rudely to him and expect him to come to faith? or ¿is it that you have somehow judged him already as unworthy of salvation? and if so, ¿who gave you that right? With friends like you God doesn't need enemies. I pray that you will seek a more Christlike attitude to people.

As I prepare to spend a week teaching the book of Jeremiah to Chinese pastors in Hong Kong, I’ve been reflecting on the strengths and weaknesses of the Church in America. Regrettably, the list of negatives is longer than the list of positives.

To be clear, though, I’m speaking of the circles in which I travel, meaning evangelical Christian circles, so my observations might not apply to other Christian groups in America.

What are some of the strengths of the American Evangelical Church?

1) We are at the forefront of feeding the poor and providing disaster relief worldwide. From the...