To The Evangelical Trump Supporter

Today I was arguing on Facebook with an Evangelical Christian about his support for Trump. He said his church did great work, and challenged me as to when I last fed the hungry or clothed the poor. I said I do, though not enough. It was why I supported Democrats. He said that his church did it better than the government does. Here was my reply:

Your church may do those things. Good for you. But there’s a string attached. You proselytize. The recipient of your good deed has to claim to be touched by the light of Jesus. (It’s also fly-by good deeds, with no support to the…

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David Blixt

Actor. Author. Father. Husband. In reverse order. Latest novel: WHAT GIRLS ARE GOOD FOR. www.davidblixt.com.