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Rob Bell’s Christianity

Rob Bell

The world is changed…

The opening line of the epic films of The Lord of the Rings sounds in my mind.  The world that surrounds us has changed and encapsulated in time is the Church.  While it is easy to be critical of the Church-at-large, there remains an embedded truth in the tradition as it has been transmitted across time.

Within these changes sits the Church as it struggles to speak to people who are changing within our rapidly dynamic culture.  Yet within the heart of these changes and movements, one fact remains: truth of ancient times is still truth of our time.  When that truth is betrayed, what is left is fallacy.

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