Proclaim good news to the poor... bind up the brokenhearted... proclaim freedom for the captives &release from darkness for the prisoners. (Isaiah 61:1, NIV)Not pity, not pious looking down our nose, not patting ourselves on the back for our theological brilliance... but instead grace. And lots of it.
Sunday, May 22, 2011
If You're Reading This, Harold Camping Is Having A Really Bad Day
Since this is published on Sunday morning the 23rd, by the time you read this a whole lot of comedians will have made some serious joke mileage off Family Radio folks still sitting in their billboard-covered vans, waiting for a Rapture that didn't happen. Our temptation is going to be to join in... to mock them for their stupidity and/or arrogance. It'll be easy to pile on. There's that sweet/bitter taste of being right... and rubbing it in. But Jesus calls us to show the same kind of grace to the Family Radio followers as He showed us... to: