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Fellowship in the Woodlands

seesthelight Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 12:31 PM
Despite the fact that Dr. Adams will receive a shotgun blast of comments- he is absolutely right. Perhaps many others of us who agree will be willing to risk "offending" the feelings of Christians and unbelievers alike The lack of focus on the Gospel and Christ 's Cross as its primary purpose is the reason we see "entertainment" in place of reverent worship and praise.

Most of America's problems are cultural. Even our economic problems stem from the cultural rejection of personal responsibility and the acceptance of collective responsibility. And none of our problems would be as bad if the church was still shaping the culture instead of merely responding to it. I was reminded of this during my annual holiday trip home to The Woodlands, Texas.

I've attended Christmas Eve services four out of the last six years at the Woodlands Church (formerly Fellowship of the Woodlands), which is a Southern Baptist mega church that keeps its Baptist affiliation well hidden from the general...