Best of: March 2011

Why I Am an Evangelical Christian

Filed by Rev. Emily C. Heath | March 01, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Growing up in the South, there was one phrase that could always strike terror in my heart: evangelical Christian. My town was overrun with Christians who claimed the label of "evangelical". For them, this did not mean spreading the good news of God's grace. It meant promoting a political agenda that was anti-gay, anti-choice, and anti-Semitic. Their witness to the...Read More