Posts by High Pointe Church (Page 2)

Posts by High Pointe Church (Page 2)

Contextualization = Multiplication

  One of the greatest epidemics in American Christianity today is the lack of what mainline evangelicals call “witnessing.” A “witness” is required to communicate or testify of what he/she had seen in a clear and understandable way (). The Barna Group did a survey and found that “a slight majority of born again adults – 55% – claimed to have shared their faith in Christ with a non-Christian during the prior 12 months.” That means on average only 1…

A Godly Response to Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

The following are a few examples of the many words and phrases describing what people might be thinking about the legalizing of same-sex marriage: Basic civil right; freedom; peace; equality; love wins; finally; American victory (President Obama); the end is coming; sodomites; God loves everyone; God hates gays; too traditional; narrow minded; hate crimes; unconstitutional judiciary tyranny (Mike Huckabee), etc. The list goes on, but what should be our reaction as believers, co-workers, neighbors, and leaders? I would like to…