John D. Pierce, editor of Nurturing Faith Journal — the signature publication of Baptists Today, Inc., wrote a compelling article about American Evangelicism.
It is time, way past time, to call out “American Evangelicalism” for what it is: a political movement that simply baptizes hard-right, secular political ideology in some religious varnish.
The dogma wielded by this believers is not Christian or Christianity. It is a fear-based, fear-driven, fear-inducing movement that attempts to claim the endorsement of Jesus. Read John Pierce’s article at https://baptiststoday.org/calling-out-american-evangelicalism/
He speaks frequently in churches, consults with congregations concerning communications and holds interim pastorates. His blog on www.baptiststoday.org provides honest, pointed critiques of our religiously infused political dialogue.