Daily Devotional Journal
Are you familiar with the idea of established churches? In a strict sense this refers to government supported and sanctioned churches. Formally established churches are becoming rarer throughout the world despite antidisestablishmentarianism. Yet even without direct government involvement churches are considered a part of “the establishment” for good reason. But I and my followers were not. We were outsiders. The establishment is comfortable and predictable, but it is not in a position to be an agent of transformation because it is invested in the current system. Are you prepared to bear my reproach outside the camp and join the revolution?