If deconstruction and deconversion are on the rise in the West, we shouldn’t be surprised when it happens among American evangelicals living in places that are hostile to the gospel.
Exclusivity of Christ
If the universe is nothing more than what science can measure, we have no ultimate grounding for human value and equality.
Christianity didn’t spread because the early Christians abandoned their controversial distinctives. It spread because they stayed true to them.
Today the gospel message is more likely to be taken seriously as a threat to freedom and the full expression of personal identity.
The desire for 'the world to be as one' is good, but imagining there’s a heaven is a much better place to start.