Turning in their graves

“This is a Christian nation!” is the familiar cry of many evangelicals today as they seek to enshrine a form of Christian supremacy into the laws of the United States. Early Baptist leaders in America like Roger Williams and John Leland, not to mention the framers of the Constitution, must be turning in their graves. A hyper-nationalism has infected large swaths of American Christianity, effectively elevating the flag above the cross.”

H. Stephen Shoemaker wrote an excellent article – a call to the Church and all people working together to turn our nation in a good direction.

Please read…Rebuilding the foundations of ‘The City on the Hill’: the shadow side of American exceptionalism

 

 

 

 

 

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