If ministering to the needs of the poor…

If inviting nonbelievers to worship matters, then so does preserving the freedom to worship. If ministering to the needs of the poor is a mandate, then changing the policies creating poverty is very much within that mandate. And if building shelter in developing countries is part and parcel of a Christian’s burden, so the destruction of the power of tyrants who oppress peoples around the globe.

Hugh Hewitt, from In, But Not Of, p. 20

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