David Williams is pastor of Poolesville Presbyterian Church in Maryland. He blogs at Beloved Spear, part of the CCblogs network.
It was the strangest thing.
I was heaving my way through a book by Creflo A. Dollar, one of the most potent purveyors of prosperity preaching in the United States.
"No greater love than this," Jesus intones, and then he talks about laying down his life for his friends.
I'm a sentinel of sorts, now, standing vigil over one of the last markers of a movement that flickered and died.After a brief conversation, Presbymergent shut down its Facebook presence many moons ago.
The ongoing uproar over legislative actions in Indiana and Arkansas over the rights of businesses to serve or not serve customers based on religious preferences will echo in our ears for a while longer.
The question, of course, is Why?
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