Millennials are especially upset with the church for being too political, judgmental, and anti-homosexual. But what do they mean by political? Are homosexuality and abortion political issues or ethical issues and sinful issues, which could be very well addressed by the Gospel? Is education a political issue, or a family issue? Definitions are helpful. We review a World Magazine article written by Kevin DeYoung on “Politics and the Church.” Is the church’s mission soteriological, or is the church’s mission to teach everything Jesus has commanded in His Word (per the Great Commission)? Do we equip the man and woman of God for every good work, in every area of life?
Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.