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The Current Cowardly Church Needs a Mega Dose of the Rebel Spirit

Melanie45 Wrote: Jul 08, 2012 4:36 PM
Sad to see that so many of our spiritual leaders have caved to the culture of political correctness. So thankful for my pastor that is not afraid to speak truth and remind us how the faith of our founding fathers shaped this nation. "We will not back up...we will not shut up...but we will stand up with boldness and with grace". Amen!
Elizabeth420 Wrote: Jul 08, 2012 4:57 PM
Melanie: Amen to that!! Thank God for pastors who are not afraid to "speak truth to power", as the adage
goes, even if it means not being "well liked" amongst the "elites".

Whenever the ends of Government are perverted, and public liberty manifestly endangered, and all other means of redress are ineffectual, the People may, and of right ought to reform the old, or establish a new Government; the doctrine of non-resistance against arbitrary power and oppression is absurd, slavish and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind. –Declaration of Rights, Maryland

Unlike America’s original rebel Christians who dumped the Brits’ taxed tea into Boston Harbor and told King George that he could kiss their King George, today’s evangelicals, I believe—especially the dandy ministers who love to be loved—would have...