***** In this week’s podcast (embedded below) Nate Claiborne and I discussed the strange world of Christian Twitter and went into detail on some of the following tweets. It’s a fun listen; check it out and consider giving the podcast the one star ratings it so richly deserves. For now, though, a few qualifiers: this list could have
1) The Last Resort Some kids go to a Christian high school because their parents want them to have a Christian education. Other kids go to a Christian high school because their parents don’t like the public schools for one reason or another. And there is this guy: he goes to your Christian high school
***** On the fringes of Christianity, cults and hucksters leap from the shadows to entice wandering souls with sleight of hand. Whether it be Joshua Mills covering himself in glitter, David Taylor pretending to raise people from the dead with Facebook messages, or Jim Bakker doing Jim Bakker things, there is no shortage to the absurdity.
***** Al Mohler I know what you’re thinking–that Al Mohler isn’t good at kickball. You would be correct. But listen, Al. Real talk: You look like you haven’t slept in decades. Loosen up, big daddy. Take a nap. Me and Russell Moore will keep the train on the tracks while you’re gone. James Dobson He’s
[Nashville] [upscale conference center] A who’s who of Christian luminaries have gathered to watch the election returns together. Following Trump’s win, James Dobson takes the stage to address the crowd: JAMES DOBSON: I know there are mixed feelings in this room tonight, so let’s get right to our lineup of speakers who have prepared some
***** Prolific, controversial tract publisher Jack T. Chick has died. His associates gather for a private memorial service… ***** [Funeral home chapel] [a crowd of somber people sit in the pews] [a closed casket sits in front of the podium] [a timid, white-haired minister approaches the podium] MINISTER: and now, according to the wishes of the