All you have to do is keep the story of 9-11 in your head while you read this article by Mark Driscoll trying to justify his heavy handed leadership. Pretty self explanatory.
Do You Trust Your Pilot?
I prefer Jesus as my pilot Mark. He makes me to lie down in green pastures, and leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul.
You on the other hand want to make the sheep comfortable doing 4 G's. Sorry, sheep aren't built for high gravity turns. We just want to eat, sleep, enjoy our fellow sheep, and reproduce, like Jesus told us to. You're supposed to be warding off wolves, not being one, or taking sheep on plane rides. You can go for plane rides Mark, feel free. Goats might like it too. Hopefully after you leave on your plane ride the sheep will be blessed with a real undershepherd who follows the Good Shepherd.
Is the eternal Father/Son relationship a relationship of authority/submission? – Fred Sanders - The only image of the immanent Trinity is the economic Trinity. It is the economic Trinity which should serve as the model of any mimetic ethic we might un...