The church has been tolerating sin for so long that it’s unable to hear the Spirit

A Cry For Justice

This is a guest post by our reader Sharpsheep. Many thanks, Sharp.

So often in attempting to find biblical support for dealing with sin issues such as domestic abuse, the abuse victims and those who believe them are faced instead with an invitation to join in collective denial à la the emperor’s new clothes!

If they were honest, many church websites should read: Where the bible and culture clash, we will take an opinion poll and check our approval ratings in order to cover our butts before making any final decision. We’ll get back to you soon.

Is it any wonder that wolves in sheep’s clothing find easy cover under leadership like this? Leaders who promote collective denial about sin issues in the church are virtually forcing the church into a period of intense persecution, for often the only way God can get through to us is by stripping away all of…

View original post 507 more words

Advertisements

About Dale Ingraham @ Speaking Truth In Love Ministries

We started Speaking truth in love Ministries to address the issue of sexual abuse within the faith community. My wife, Faith, is a survivor of many years of abuse by her father who was a pastor at the time. We go into churches, colleges and conferences to speak about this issue.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s