“What has the Republican Party come to…?”
I have been asking myself that question every day for literally weeks. The party of my youth has become almost unrecognizable to me, as have the Christians who are making Trump’s election a possibility.
I’ve seen no evidence that Trump’s imminent nomination has led to widespread embarrassment, repentance, or soul-searching among Christian Republicans. Trump’s words and actions are consistent with his politics and character, but NONE of those things are even remotely compatible with the way of Jesus.
Trump is a mirror held up to our political soul; I wonder how many will have the courage to look into it.… Read the rest