Here's an excerpt of Hipster Christianity worth reading. "Part of the new 'rethink everything!' disposition of evangelicalism in the eighties and nineties was an aggressively commercialistic development of an evangelical subculture. A mind-set of 'whatever the secular culture can do, we can do too - only Christianly!' arose. As a result, we saw the birth… Continue reading The Coolest Church In Town!
I'll never forget the time I told my Sunday School class that Christianity wasn't cool. They shot me puzzled looks, thinking I was saying that Christianity is dumb. After a little explanation, they pretty much agreed that it's not so cool. This also reminds me of the first time I heard a youth pastor speak. I… Continue reading Coolness, Cash Cows, Cutting Edge, and Christianity