According to The Christian Science Monitor, Rick Warren’s prayer at Obama’s inauguration is a sign of things to come.
I’m not sure about Spencer’s claim that “evangelical investment in moral, social, and political issues was “a mistake”, exactly, but I would agree about the danger of ”believing in a cause more than a faith.”
It seems to me that the problem with the American expression of Christianity is that very few even attempt to develop a cohesive and far-reaching Christian worldview. People embrace the cognitive dissonance of professing Christianity on Sunday while living by the creeds of democratic capitalism & Americanism the other six days of the week.
A Christian vision has to have more implications and mean more than just frowning on gay marriage, abortion, and cussin’ & drinkin’.