Any of us familiar with the addiction recovery process know that until we overcome our denial, we still haven't hit bottom.
The real problem, however, is not soldiers and veterans, but a system that sends men and women to fight for freedom, only to come home to find themselves deprived of the same protections they’ve secured for others.
Donald Trump did not create the crisis we now face, but his presidency is exposing the truth about who we are as evangelicals — not a movement divided between left and right, but a people of faith who must now choose between slaveholder religion and the Christianity of Christ.
But for Jesus, how we treat other human beings is anything but a distraction. It's the center of the gospel.