Why do I call it “funda-gelicalism?”  Good question.  It’s not original to me—I read it somewhere.  I know it probably bothers some Christians who identify as evangelicals but do not want to be associated with fundamentalism.  I think they feel like the part of the family tree that sort of made it over the wall, […]

The “You are the Man” Moment

Growing up in the fundamentalist/evangelical world, I was told there were enemies “out there.”  This would have been in the late 70’s and throughout the 80’s—even into the 90’s.  Here were some of those “enemies”: Rock music and hidden messages: We were told that rock music was intrinsically evil.  In other words, even if the […]