the church and change

Some might argue that the church has gone through some pretty dramatic changes. I would agree: dramatic. In other words, all show. The significant change required is resisted to the death. The church would rather die than give you change.We are experts in tweaking. Rearranging the furniture on a sinking ship. Renovating. Redesigning. Remodeling. We've become makeup artists. Experts in the facade.The true transformation that beckons us is symbolized by our symbol, the cross. It means … [Read more...]