Perhaps with thoughtfulness and reprioritizing we can reclaim the truer image of what it means to be a Christian.
Serving an idol devised by our expectations of what a god should be is much safer than serving the living God that Jesus revealed.
We are programmed to worship. If it is not God it will be something else that at least cannot help but at most can destroy.
Has God said? The first recorded question in the Bible is still being asked today in a postmodern culture. Your answer is crucial.
In a social climate in which Christianity is easily misunderstood as well as antagonistic to some cultural norms, we have a hard question to answer.
Going to church could be deadly if it does not translate into heart change and care for those around us.
Sometimes we will go to extremes to help those we care about, dispensing with propriety and fueling faith.
Immersed in the busy here and now taking care of our own things it is easy to forget our destination and our obligation to others.