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The Church Has Only One Thing To Offer

This article, as part of my sabbatical, is a reminder of content you may have missed in 2012.

Last year I got fed up with the Church trying to offer the world tamer versions of popular culture. Here’s what I wrote:

If the Church doesn’t offer the gospel it’s offering nothing.

  • MTV and VH1 can do music and light shows better.
  • The movies can be edgier.
  • The world has sexier shows.

The Church can’t compete with the world… in sin and frivolity.

However, the world can’t compete with the Church in telling the most beautiful, compelling, dramatic, overwhelming, riveting, hopeful story in history.

Read on to read how we shouldn’t be competing with the world – we should be beating it.