What are Christians “for?”

See, there's this thing called biology...

A few times in the blogging world it has been mentioned that Christians seem to be against everything, rather than “for” anything. I think that’s just a bit of bias at play but I can understand why some people would feel that way. Christians are a diverse bunch and we all have our individual interests and pursuits, the things that we like to focus on. Christians are people, so sometimes we tend to focus on the things about the world that make us crazy, the things we are “against”.

Ultimately however, what Christians strive to be “for” is for God’s will to be done, on Earth as it is in heaven. Thy will be done. To simplify that idea into something easier to wrap our brains around, I love 3 John 1-2, “Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy…

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