This is the first book that satisfied. It's heady, it's a bit long, and it's excellent. It's thorough. It's incredibly well researched - the last 25% of the book is notes and I read all those, too!
In my state of North Carolina, we will be asked to vote on an amendment in May. I'm convinced this amendment is a huge mistake. In addition to , the Amendment would:
As we welcome a new year, I encourage my fellow North Carolinians to take on a personal challenge. Between now and May, resolute to do two things:
- Read this book - educate yourself on both the history and theology surrounding this issue.
- More importantly - befriend a family where two moms or two dads are raising children (or have raised now adult children). Spend time with them. Worship with them. Serve alongside them.
After you've done those two things, be sure to vote your conscience in May.