Feb 28, 2019
Welcome to episode 5 of the UnSunday Show.
"Wherever the pulpit is going, that's where the church is going."
That statement appeared in my Twitter feed not long ago.
Unfortunately, it's true. In our modern-day top-down hierarchal
church structures, one man or one woman is at the helm, driving the
entire institution. Far from being an accomplishment to be
celebrated, this structure is a symptom of something gone terribly
wrong in the history of the church. The centrality of the pulpit
and the person behind it has crippled and rendered lame, the
functioning of the one-anothers within the body of Christ. The
priesthood of every believer has been reduced to a priesthood of a
select few. Let's talk about it.
The two blog posts I reference in this episode that this episode is based on: