Christians, Patriotism, and Independence Day
How should we balance love for country and love for God? Should we not be patriotic? Should we not be proud of the country in which we live?
How can Christians both be patriotic and keep love for country in its proper place?
As Independence Day approaches in the United States, the topic today is focused on Christians and patriotism. This will probably be entirely uncontroversial… 🙄
Plus, we discuss Jerry Falwell Jr.'s recent Twitter antics.
ARTICLE: 5 Thoughts on Patriotism and the Church (Church Leaders)
ARTICLE: Patriotism and the gospel in American churches: 8 suggestions (ERLC)
ARTICLE: Patriotism and the Church: Is It Too Much to Ask Churches to Be Careful? (Christianity Today)
ARTICLE: When Did Churches Start Celebrating the Fourth of July? (TGC)
ARTICLE: The United States of Ambivalence (Desiring God)
PODCAST: Should Patriotism Have a Place in Church (Ask Pastor John)
ARTICLE: Jerry Falwell Jr. Tweeted a Crude Message to David Platt Following Trump Drama (Relevant Magazine)