Nate and Tim step back from the Old Testament theology to reflect on why theology matters at all. Ideas trickle downstream. The affects of this trickle-down and the consequences of our theology matter, especially when they’re coming from the top of white evangelicalism and may be propping up some of our nation’s ugliest ideologies.
References: 1. Altar on the Water by Tim Ritter 2. White Evangelicals Must Ask, “Why Does Our Theology Lead to Republicanism?” by Jemar Tisby 3. #ITSNOTUS: Being Evangelical Means Never Having to Say You're Sorry by Timothy Gloege 4. Among white evangelicals, regular churchgoers are the most supportive of Trump by Pew Research 5. James 3:1
Music: Cale Haugen