10 Things I Hated About Church As a Kid

What bugged me as a young PK growing up in the eighties? 10. Deacons sitting in special chairs in chairs up front facing the congregation. Two words: worship police. 9. Hobby-horse sermons that always focused on the evils of girls wearing shorts-shorts. Do I really need to go there? 8. Ordination by association. I saw guys with unproven character get licensed and ordained like that … Continue reading 10 Things I Hated About Church As a Kid

Christianity According to Shmuley Boteach

According to pop rabbi Shmuley Boteach in his latest book about the late Michael Jackson: I talked to him about one of the things that most distinguishes Judaism from Christianity. It is not the belief in Jesus as God or deity. Rather it’s the belief in the perfection of Jesus. When Christians ask, “What would Jesus do?,” they are using a model of perfection to … Continue reading Christianity According to Shmuley Boteach