Starbucks and the Shallow Church

Hang around the internet long enough and you’re bound to see it:  “Jesus is pretty cool… type AMEN! if you agree!”  Of course this is followed by 10,000 people typing “AMEN!”, 150 typing “Amenn” and the occasional “Yes Lord”.  (Sidenote:  My personal hobby is to like every “Amen” on posts of a Christian nature where […]

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American Exceptionalism after Obergefell

Adherents to the right wing of American politics, including many Christians, often hear the term “American Exceptionalism”.  It is, indeed, a core principle for many patriotic Americans.  The theory is that our nation is unique in history.  Rather than being founded on the right of a bloodline or class to rule, we are founded on […]

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