Tag: culture

Witness Well

Church Culture and Evangelism

The Bible tells Christians to be salt and light – influencers in a dark world. When it comes to evangelism it seems that the influence of culture is overshadowing the biblical commission. It’s important for Christians to identify that because it may be coming from an unexpected source… their church.

Evangelism and Politics

I imagine that if Christ were here today, he would be more concerned about finding lost souls rather than trying to elect public officials, seating the right person on the Supreme Court, or changing public policies.

If Martin Luther was Italian

Can you imagine what the church might look like today if Martin Luther were Italian? Growing up in a northern European culture and part of the Lutheran tradition, great pain was taken to show no pain, reserve was a virtue, and emotion was only expressed at appropriate times.  This must have been carried over into …