Kanye West drops a self-proclaimed "gospel" album that features profanity in the music, and nudity on the cover, and it's being considered by some as sincere, transparent, and an effort that should not be offensive to christians.
Have you ever been in, or around a casual conversation when suddenly someone says something outrageous as plain as day, and you nearly nodded in agreement, smiling because it was just so unexpected? Then you stop and blurt out- Wait..What?! This is the reaction I'm having far too frequently in regards to recent news stories associated with Christianity in the mainstream media today. I understand that I do not fully understand everything, nor everyone, and that I can be wrong in my "What in the world was that?" reaction to these things, but... None the less, these things are incredibly alarming, and certainly worth discussing, and praying about.
1 Peter 5:8 King James Version (KJV)
8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: