...“How is it that we evangelicals have become the strongest constituency for war of any group in America?” he asked.Good for them. The spirit of Jesus still speaks. I wonder if the pastor of the Grace Brethren church would dare say anything like this?
When he asked that question from the pulpit, Mr. Nathan said, people stand up and cheer.
Tuesday, October 31, 2006
Spirit of Jesus Making Headway among Evangelicals
An article in the New York Times looks at the improving fortunes of Democrats among evangelicals. In talking to members of two Columbus, Ohio megachurches, Vineyard Columbus Church and Grace Brethren, signs of disaffection with Republicans are clear and Democratic candidates are actively courting evangelicals and making headway. But maybe the spirit of Jesus is also making headway. Here is pastor Rich Nathan of the Vineyard church: