Willow Creek, Starbucks, and Tyranny

Wow. At a leadership forum this week at Willow Creek, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz showed none. Some gay-rights activists (717 in all) threatened a boycott because Willow Creek is supposedly “anti-gay.” Schultz asked to be let out of his keynote speaking responsibilities, and Bill Hybels graciously allowed him to do so. This is just one more example of the “tyranny of the minority” in our politically correct society.

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About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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