As sad as it is, I suspect it comes down to the simple fact thay "they" make us uncomfortable.
Anyone who's different, who forces us out of our comfort zone, who...
You're really talking about the "nuts and bolts" level of caring for people. Interesting that we'll send a missionary around the world (as we should) but ignore the simple needs of someone right...
C.S. Lewis once said something like if you could see the person in front of you as God sees him through Christ, you would be tempted to fall on your knees and worship that person.
I wish I...
What can I say except "BRAVO."
Here's a blog with a great visual about combining "talk" and "action." Thanks for inspiring people to do both!
http://chrisguillebeau.com/3x5/on-...posted on: A Little of God's Work in Kenya
The words are important--but the fact that someone bothered to think about them is what really matters.
I'd like to see individual churches honestly discuss the question, "Do we really WANT...posted on: Language in Worship Can Welcome or Push Away