Bearing with One Another in the Church

By Stan Guthrie

Back in 1969, Americans were told that “the personal is political.” The slogan, popularized by second-wave feminism, asserted that women’s unequal treatment was caused not by individual circumstances but by a system of patriarchal oppression and power imbalances—and thus must be addressed politically. Fast forward to 2020, and now, according to New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, “everything is political.”

Tragically, especially in this cruel year of COVID-19, police brutality, and urban looting and riots, “everything” most definitely includes the Church.

Go to:

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 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?
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *