Faith doesn’t make one perfect. There’s no such thing as a perfect person. There are no perfect Christians. That’s why we need a Christ. We need a Savior. The Christian faith gives the hope of forgiveness to imperfect people. That said, how are Christians to discern when they are being used by leaders and when leaders are authentically joining them on the journey that is Christianity?
Here’s a thought provoking article I came across. In this piece, the author has a unique perspective for for explaining evangelical’s support of Trump. Weigh in with your thoughts! Do you agree with the author or not? Why? Here’s two quotes that give you the gist of the article.
“But when it comes to understanding Trump’s popularity with the evangelical masses, the key lies in a simple reality: Lots of evangelicals — especially Trump supporters — simply aren’t that ‘religious.'”
“…biblically “prodigal” evangelicals are the heart of religious support for the equally prodigal Trump.”