Christians Should Get Dirty

Living our faith isn’t something done from an ivory tower.

This article is from Issue 62: March/April 2013

I was just trying to go up an escalator. Somehow, I ended up sandwiched between two groups of protestors.

They were waving their signs, beating drums and making a general wreck out of the whole place. In front of me were the anti-capitalists protesting the pharmaceutical companies. Behind me were the sex workers fighting for the legalization of their trade. On both sides, many were infected with HIV or AIDS.

I was attending the International AIDS Conference—hardly the place one might expect to find a conservative, evangelical Christian from Liberty University.

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