In response to:

An Open Letter to my Black Evangelical Friends

Really77 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:59 PM
In the words of Martin Luther King Jr, the law can’t legislate morality but the law can protect us from being lynched– so the abuse has been redefined. Here are few examples: we hear from black celebrities confessing how Hollywood doesn’t give them a fair share, the TV show, “What Would You Do” shows how you respond to a black person oppose to a white person in a given situation, Obama is the first president in history to receive more racist threats than any other president and the lady on my job, that’s actually shocked because African Americans were in management positions and how she saw black families sitting down in restaurants as a family (yes she actually said this to me). Thank God for her and myself that I’m saved.

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...