“What if salvation has everything to do


“What if salvation has everything to do with how we respond to poverty, homelessness, racism, and systemic injustice? What if your ‘personal relationship to Jesus’ is informed not just by how much you pray or whether you have the proper view of the trinity, but by how you treat the people Jesus had a nasty habit of hanging out with — you know, the folks on the fringes … the ones on food stamps, the ones who get fired for being gay, the ones whose children languish in jail cells on non-violent drug possession charges?” #mainliners

~In which I wonder how it is possible to follow Jesus and not be political http://dmergent.org/articles/2016/4/10/what-if-salvation-has-everything-to-do-with-politics

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