Maybe not what you wanted to hearJanuary 13, 2005
This article from Christianity Today says something that every person connected with this Christian Movement needs to understand and get on board with. They are lamenting the tragic statistics that show that Bible-believing Christians in America do not behave any better than those who are skeptics. Here is an excerpt:
The findings in numerous national polls conducted by highly respected pollsters like The Gallup Organization and The Barna Group are simply shocking. “Gallup and Barna,” laments evangelical theologian Michael Horton, “hand us survey after survey demonstrating that evangelical Christians are as likely to embrace lifestyles every bit as hedonistic, materialistic, self-centered, and sexually immoral as the world in general.”1 Divorce is more common among “born-again” Christians than in the general American population. Only 6 percent of evangelicals tithe. White evangelicals are the most likely people to object to neighbors of another race.
Take ten minutes and please read the whole thing…and then pray!