How did it come to this?
A service that should be a diaconal arm of the church working with local congregations to love their neighbor has lost touch with the constituency claimed in its name.
Sadly “religious” social services are not about the Christian Faith at work or the Good Samaritan its seems as much as lining their pockets with government fees for service.
Their own namesake denominations feel manipulated and victimized by them.
I suggest it’s because the Gospel has been lost from these agencies as has their sense of serving Christ in coordination with His church.
Sad to see it come to this…
We are beginning to see some people of the Lutheran faith who don’t like what is going on in their name! From Christian News Wire: DODGE CITY, Kan., May 2, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ — Lutheran Pastor Rev. CJ Conner of Dodge City, Kansas, calls on Christians of good conscience to boycott Lutheran Social Services (LSS). […]