December 1, 2018 by directorfsm
The so-called culture war is largely a battle over the dictionary. Control the language, control the conversation.
Bible-believing Christians know that words have meanings. We are shaped in our spiritual lives, after all, by a Book—by texts.
Given this reality, it is alarming how quickly buzzwords fall in and out of vogue ** in the evangelical subculture. We insist upon the unchanging character of truth while riding culture’s coattails, adopting whichever catchphrases rolling through the broader discourse are gathering the most moss…
Continued at Source: Whatever Happened to Mercy Ministry?
** Maybe it is just me, but I thought Christ commanded us to go out into the world and make disciples? No where do I find the suggestion that the church or it’s body of believers should bring the world into itself (adopt worldly ways, words, etc.). – Mike