25 Jun '17, 6pm

Thank you for this, @rachelheldevans . I know it's a bit dated, but I needed it in 2017. Enneagram 9 over here...

Thank you for this, @rachelheldevans . I know it's a bit dated, but I needed it in 2017. Enneagram 9 over here...

“YES! My understanding of the two may not be accurate, but from my understanding of what that means, I often feel in the middle. By my liberal friends I'm accused of being too conservative and by my conservative friends I'm painted a flaming liberal. I'm disappointed with conservative evangelicalism because they seem legalistic and fearful. So many opinions seem driven by fear. I'm disappointed with liberal Protestantism because of a tendency to reject the institution completely just because it's an institution and to "buck" tradition and authority...For me, I need to combine the best aspects of where Christianity is going with the best aspects of where it has been to find a faith that feels authentic to me and what I believe about God and His bride. Right now, it feels like a fight to prove who is right, with both sides going more extreme than finding a middle where we ta...

Full article: https://rachelheldevans.com/blog/liberal-conservative-chr...

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