Lately, I’ve been wondering if the white church in North America is dying
of its racism.
I had a conversation with a friend over dinner who grew up in a Christian home. She claims she still has “faith,” but wants no part of the church and Christian culture. Her reason? Her parents are going to church more, and their habits still include listening to Christian music on Christian radio—but they’re still as racist as ever. As far as she is concerned, if you’re really following Christ, than racism should be one of the most obvious and important sins to cease.
My friend is a white, female professional in her 30s, one of the demographics that is least likely