What I Didn’t Know 20 Years Ago

Posted: March 26, 2017 in Uncategorized

Defending Genesis

On March 23, 1997, I stopped running from a God I thought I knew everything about from my upbringing.

I grew up in church. I certainly knew it’s culture and teachings, but I didn’t really know Jesus. I knew about Jesus. I knew about Church history. I could quote you Bible verses. But I knew Jesus like a teenager who has watched other people drive, has played racing video games and has perhaps even memorized the drivers instruction manual knows driving. Or a fan who knows all about a celebrity he’s never met but it all amounts to trivia.

Maybe it’s that’s why it was so easy to uproot me from my childhood religious affiliation.

My reasons for leaving were myriad, but let’s just say that I was pretty much doomed to fall. You see, my foundation was a house of cards made up of church culture and Bible trivia…

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