Today is a big milestone in Castle Church’s young history. After dozens of sleepless nights, hundreds of prayers, and thousands of words of support and encouragement from family and friends, today, we
Jared Witt l December 14, 2017
Here is a list of issues that many Christians have strong feelings about in our day followed by the number of times that Jesus mentions them in the four gospels:
Gay marriage – 0
Pro-life vs. pro-choice – 0
Patriotism – 0
Gun rights – 0 *
Marijuana – 0
Democrats – 0
Republicans – 0
The nuclear family – 0 **
Heaven – 0 ***
Keeping himself in Christmas – 0
Prayer in schools – 0
The Ten Commandments in schools – 0
“Two Corinthians” – 0 ****
Jared Witt l December 7, 2017
Jesus was not a socialist.
Not so fast. Jesus was not a capitalist, either.
I haven’t said much at this point. It should take no more than 26 consecutive seconds of thought to figure that much out. And yet his name gets roped into supporting one of those two options all the time. Sometimes his unqualified support for the one or the other is assumed as if it were the most basic thing about him.
Here’s what we can say about Jesus, at least from the teachings given to us in the four gospels:
On how Castle Church is stirring up a movement from a brewery in Florida.