So, word comes today that Campus Crusade for Christ, long-time whipping boy in my books and on my blog (only after I was their whipping boy for a couple years in college), is changing their name to Cru.

The decision, Cru announces, “was saturated in prayer.”

The answer to those prayers seemingly was not: Cam, Chr, or any other three-letter combo.

Listen, I get it.  I was reared in and worked at a church called “Colonial.”  Seemed like a good idea at the time.  Now I wonder if they should change the name to Post-Colonial Church of Edina (surely, the McLaren would approve!).

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