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An Open Letter to my Black Evangelical Friends

wmou Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:50 AM
One problem with advocating high moral standards. You will always fail to live up to them and people will call you a hypocrit. I prefer that over lowering my standards to meet my behavior. When I fail, I keep my high standards and try to improve myself.
wmou Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 1:53 PM
If they do, they must have low standards.
binc Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:17 AM
Plenty of people do in fact manage to live up to their moral standards. I'm not claiming that I always have but I do respect those that do. They are the people to emulate or at least try to as best as possible.

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...