Month: March 2015

CultureFaithLife

The Reality of the Christian Extremist 

At my last job, I had some incredible friends, very diverse, and most of us had differing views on stuff (except that happy hour on Fridays was a must). I was not shy about my views, especially my faith, and I tried to paint a more normal picture of what a Christian looked like. One particular day, one of co-workers came in in a tizzy, coffee in one hand and a bag of something in the other. "You will not believe what happened." My ears are perked, eyes wide and mouth shut, because when a story begins like that, you know it is about to be awesome. However, what she told me made me both sad and angry, and it reminded…