The majority of states are now requiring masks in public venues, but how do Christians respond to this?¬†¬†How do we love our neighbors and resist tyranny at the same time?¬†¬†But, what is the more important lesson in all of this? What is God teaching us?¬†¬†This is a far more important question than what the government is teaching us.
Great Sermon! Good analogy between questionable mandated mask wearing in public for questionable health benefits, and mask wearing by those in the church for the benefit of looking like, rather than being an open hearted Christian. In both cases, would it not be beneficial for pastors to be teaching how to recognize deception, either that from authorities, or that from self?
B. McCausland (1/18/2021)
Relevant points addressed This discussion touches only the surface of a deep and complex problem in the Western church, yet truly specific repentance about wrong perspectives is overdue
Kevin Swanson has served as elder and pastor of Reformation Church, OPC since its inception. Kevin was raised on the mission field in Japan in the 1960's and 1970's. Together with his wife Brenda, they are bringing up five children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord....