Exclusion says the church is meant to be a museum or trophy case to display all of the best people and most righteous individuals: the narrow truth of Christ says the church is meant to be a hospital that brings together all of us who are sick, broken, and forgotten so that He can restore us to life. People are excluded with our narrow minds, but everyone is included in the narrow truth.
That concrete slab is the veil. But, if I stand, be still, and look up, I realize there’s this hole that is letting light through. This impenetrable and unreachable concrete ceiling, acting as a veil between me and the sky, has been pierced. Not only this, but when I focus my eyes on it, not only can the light reach me, I can see the blue sky and sun pouring through.
This summer I spent six weeks as a Crew Chief (or camp counselor) at SpringHill Camp in Seymour, Indiana. I had the privilege of sharing and learning… Read more “SpringHill 2016”