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What's Right and Wrong With American Christianity

sbrummitt Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 1:05 PM
I just need to tweak something that someone would validly point out as being illogical, unless I clarify my statement. What I should have said is: what is genuinely Biblical is not in dispute among true Christians who DO NOT impose any ExtraBiblical sanctions on things, which are clearly spelled out in black and white (and sometimes red), ie. the source of the subsequently mentioned 'deception', which even affects some "true Christians". There, if that doesn't satisfy you then nothing will.

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...