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

NorthernNeighbor Wrote: Jul 10, 2012 6:55 PM
4th . . . 32 of the 33 developed nations have universal health care, with the US being the 1 exception. It's a matter of priority. Last I checked Canada who's economy is closest to the American is doing just fine. In fact they breezed through the current recession vertually unscathed thanks to a better banking regulatory system . . . Oops, sounds like socialism. In my opion, left wing and right wing are extremes, both bad. If the GOP moves too far to the right, I jump ship and vote Dems. Meanwhile, if the Dems move too far to the left I (and many) jump ship and vote GOP. I guess you could say the real power is in us. In case you haven't figured it out, I am a Christian who hates party politic extremes. "Moderation in all things."

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...