Why is it, that in a community of believers, there’s still room for the “put down?”  Maybe because we’re human.  Maybe because the devil is still allowed to roam the earth and tear away at the souls and hearts of men.  Maybe because we think that once we’re Christians, we’re immune to criticism or the arrows will just bounce off us because we wear the armor of Christ.

It seems to me that once we’ve become Christians, that’s just the beginning of our earthly battle.  We’ll be criticized for our beliefs because they don’t conform with the world view.  We’ll be ridiculed for accepting something based simply on faith and not fact.  We’ll be looked upon as fools – indoctrinated individuals – helpless – Jesus freaks.

How do you view yourself as a Christian?  Do you feel better than others because of what you believe?  Do you challenge other believers if they…

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Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

Biblical studies, Health and Nutrition, Biology, Fitness, Hiking, Reading. Re-blogging doesn't equal agreement.

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