Discipleship · Politics · Theology

Stanley Hauerwas on Donald Trump

One of my favourite theologians Stanley Hauerwas has this to say about Donald Trump: “There is nothing, in Trump’s view, the American people cannot accomplish as long as we believe in ourselves and our country. But Christians do not believe in ourselves or our country. We believe in God, but we do more than believe… Continue reading Stanley Hauerwas on Donald Trump

Discipleship · Politics · Theology

Evangelicalism In The Time Of Trump

Phillip Yancey writes a timely piece here: “Politics is the church’s worst problem,” warned the French sociologist Jacques Ellul.  “It is her constant temptation, the occasion of her greatest disasters, the trap continually set for her by the prince of this world.”  Christians have a divided loyalty, committed to helping our society thrive while giving… Continue reading Evangelicalism In The Time Of Trump