Check Our Hearts

As I scroll through social media and have conversations with some Christians my heart breaks. I read and hear comments that must break Jesus heart. I think to myself did that Christian actually read their post before posting it or did they check their heart before speaking. Probably not.

As I study scripture, I wonder what Bible some Christians are reading. Because my Bible says we should love everyone. Not just those who think like us, look like us or worship like us. No, we are to love Everyone! Sadly, I see a lot of Hate coming from those who would call themselves Christians. Here are a few examples:

*Those calling themselves Christians with their Christian flags, storming the Capital on January 6th. I could really just stop there, but let’s go on.

*Those calling themselves Christians buying into the conspiracy theory that the 2020 election was stolen by the Democrats. Remember, no one ever produced any real proof. Every court, including the Supreme Court ruled there was no proof of election fraud. Yet the conspiracy theories continue. I believe conspiracy theories are nothing more than gossip.

*Some who call themselves Christians believing every Democrat is evil.

*Some who call themselves Christians believing racism is a thing of the past.

*Many Christians and Churches not speaking out against racism.

*Many so called Christians being part of hate groups.

*Many Christians being offended that some people refused to recognize Donald Trump as President, but now those same Christians loudly shout President Biden is not their President.

As I wrote this post, I thought to myself why would anyone want to be a Christian? But then I realized the Jesus I serve is all about Love and Grace. The examples above do not represent my Savior and most Christians. Jesus loves everyone. Sadly some Christians have perverted the Christian faith. It is up to true believers to stand up for what’s right. Even when doing so is not popular. It’s time for the Christian Community to check our hearts. ~OC

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  1. Todd, that was so well written, and it said everything I’ve thought. Those same Christians continue to reach out and say that the people who sang at the inauguration are further proof of the evil President Biden stands for. They are the same ones who believed the lies on social media and continue to this day to say that President Obama is not a US Citizen. They are the same ones who used to think of me one way, and now think I represent everything bad. I wish every Church in America and every newspaper in America would post what you wrote. It is absolutely amazing. And yet, they feel they are right, and we are wrong. You hear so clearly, and I thank you for sharing.

    Would you please change my email address to: npatch918@gmail.com

    Thank you, and I pray you and your Wife have a great weekend. Hoping you feel better, and I’m praying for your appointment this next week.

    Nancy🙏

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