Letters from Paul

May 5, 2010

The View

What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us. – Tozer

I would guess that most everyone is familiar with the television show “The View.”  I can honestly say that I have never watched the show and from what I have heard, I’m not missing anything.  This show picks topics and four or five women sit around, argue, and/or give their view on any particular subject.  I guess that makes for good entertainment and perhaps people really do care if their view on a particular subject, lines up with the view of one of the stars on the show.  The concept certainly underscores the philosophy of today, “Everyone’s view or opinion is just as valid as the next persons.”

When it comes to God, I see the exact same philosophy, even among Christians.  I see websites and blogs, not unlike this one, in which people’s view of God is quite diverse.  Let me share just a few views I have heard from people and seen written on the internet. continue reading more…