Christians used to be a valuable part of the social fabric in each and every community in our nation. In 1960, the leaders in the church had to approve and sign off on the content of movies. Can you imagine that today? As recently as just 20 years ago, there was certain speech that was simply not tolerated due to the salt and the light the church was in our society. Profanity, pornography, and all other behaviors were not considered an “alternative”, but a depraved and aberrant lifestyle. In a few short years, we moved from aberrant or deviant being a negative to just another alternate option.
I love Pharrell WIlliams’ song “Happy” because just listening to it can change your mood.
I believe that being happy should personify the life of every Christian because, of all people, we truly have something to be happy about! I was reading the other day in the BBE, (a more understandable Bible version replacing archaic terms with ones used in regular life) and as I was reading, I came upon this passage that I had read many times before, but never this way…
Pastor Marc Lawson
There are 168 hours in every week. The 166 Factor is the answer to the question: "Who are you the OTHER 166 hours a week when you are NOT in church?" Join the community here as we will be discussing this and other topics related to Reformation in the Church, The End of Church (As We Know It) & The 166 Lifestyle.