Avoiding the implications of Acts with McCarthyism

I have spoken before about the need to avoid insisting that the ends of Acts 2 and 4 are not really talking about Communism or

If Christian community is supposed to be compelling, why does it often suck?

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.

Loving your vision of church more than the church itself will ultimately destroy it

Dietrich Bonhoeffer put it rightly when he spoke about one’s wish-dreams for the church: Every human wish-dream that is injected into the Christian community is