A Christian Perspective in a Divided and Divisive World Where All Lives and Black Lives Matter

My thought is that there is way too much politics infecting our Christian thinking. I know of a guy, though, who has said what I would want to say, but better than I ever could. I can’t condense his words.

I did not listen to the whole service that is in the video below. I listened only to Pastor Schackelford’s sermon, beginning at 37:57 of the video. (Actually, I also listened to the song that begins at 34:30 and loved the vibrato in that woman’s voice.) In fact, I only want to point you to about 20 minutes (ending at 57:40). The rest is great as well, but those 22 minutes and 43 seconds say what I would want to say about our current political situation.

I have embedded this video beginning at 37:57. If that is not working, you can go straight to Youtube. I saw this sermon originally on the Ellendale Baptist Church (Bartlett, TN) Facebook page.

About Paul Pavao

I am married, the father of six, and currently the grandfather of two. I run a business, live in a Christian community, teach, and I am learning to disciple others better than I have ever been able to before. I believe God has gifted me to restore proper foundations to the Christian faith. In order to ensure that I do not become a heretic, I read the early church fathers from the second and third centuries. They were around when all the churches founded by the apostles were in unity. I also try to stay honest and open. I argue and discuss these foundational doctrines with others to make sure my teaching really lines up with Scripture. I am encouraged by the fact that the several missionaries and pastors that I know well and admire as holy men love the things I teach. I hope you will be encouraged too. I am indeed tearing up old foundations created by tradition in order to re-establish the foundations found in Scripture and lived on by the churches during their 300 years of unity.
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