Confessions of a Closet Christian 22: Proud Beliebers and Ashamed Believers

[display_podcast]Why is it so easy to talk about celebrities yet so difficult to talk about Jesus?When I think about what a “Christian” is, my mind tends to gravitate toward a staunch republican with white hair and white skin.  He’s probably arguing about abortion or something.But when I think of Jesus, I don’t’ think of the white republican, but of the illustrations in the Children’s Bible that I carried around as a kid – so yes, briefly, I think of Jesus as a cartoon.  That is, unti … [Read more...]