It’s not a religion, it’s a relationship?

When I was growing up, and people asked about my religion, I would parrot the phrase I'd heard from countless well-meaning pastors, Sunday school teachers, and friends. You know the one... "It's not a religion. It's a relationship." Then, there's the viral video that's been going around lately. I'm sure you've seen it┬ámaking the rounds on Facebook, Twitter, and the Blogosphere: "Why I hate religion, but love Jesus." (side note: for an excellent response to this video, check out Elizabeth … [Read more...]