Callers to a psychiatric hotline heard the following message: “If you are obsessive-compulsive, please press 1 repeatedly. If you are co-dependent, please ask someone else to press 2. If you have multiple personalities, please press 3, 4, 5, and 6. If you are paranoid, we know who you are and what you want—just stay on the line so we can trace the call. If you are an evangelical, listen carefully and a little voice will tell you which number to press.” It’s true, isn’t it? Many in the church today seem to rely more on a little voice than …
Rev. Jim Fitzgerald served as the senior pastor of Covenant Prestyerian Church in Winter Park, FL.