No More Moral-Majority Thinking. Recovering A Truer Christianity.

By scottsauls | March 12, 2016

The vision of our church, Christ Presbyterian in Nashville, is built around missional living: taking our Christianity to the places where we live, work, and play. In considering what public Christianity could look like in our context, the biblical metaphor that we seem to keep returning to is Jesus’ teaching on “salt.” You are the salt of the […]

Partisan Spin, Coercive Speech, and the Kingdom of Jesus

By scottsauls | March 7, 2016

In John 18:28-40, we see a clash between two governors: Pontius Pilate, the governor of Rome, and Jesus Christ, the Governor of the universe. Jesus has been brought to Pilate by an angry mob. The mob has charged Jesus with being an enemy of the state and a threat to Caesar’s preeminence. Pilate, wanting to […]