Come As You Are
Could I Ever Return to Church?
The church should be a place of radical inclusion. My good friend Eric has told me that so many times over the past few years. His jovial and idealistic nature helped him maintain this faith in what the Christian church could be. But now that maxim informs the reasons why he left his church.
It wasn’t an easy decision for he and his wife. For more than a decade they invested in their church with their time, talents, and money. Unfortunately, the entirety of their church’s identity was revealed when they resisted Eric’s…