If there wasn’t any Christianity – 1

“So Christianity hasn’t made you any better or worse?

I don’t think it has.

Has it made any difference at all?”
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I think my God is interested in more than me listening to him.  I think he is curious about who I am and who I was and who I will become.  I think relationship is why.  I think love is why.

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“And this is my doing?

I am told it is.

And what do you see in the mirror now? “

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He and I are having another chat.  This time not just around the bible but about this whole “religion thing”.

And once again I have no idea where the words are going.

 

Please – you are welcome to listen in – even chat a little if you want.

 

Thank you –

Paul

Just me being curious

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What would you have been if there wasn’t any Christianity?

I think the same as I am now.

So Christianity hasn’t made you any better or worse?

I don’t think it has.

Has it made any difference at all?

Yes. It has made me look at myself in a mirror.  Made me consider what it is I am seeing in the mirror.

And what do you see?

I see someone who should, who must, who ought to.  Someone called a “sinner”. Someone tainted for no reason than someone else says so.  Like being black.  Like being gay.  Like being anything that someone disapproves of.  Just in my case a “sinner” because someone says I am.

And I get angry when I see that reflection. I was born an innocent baby.  And I am a granddad now and I have seen innocent babies.  Innocent babies who are the most…

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