First it was the racist Jerimiah Wright now ....
President Obama’s spiritual adviser is Rev. Jim Wallis, who also heads Sojourners, a leftist religious group that calls for wealth redistribution. Obama received so much flack with his first spiritual adviser, the outspoken Marxist Rev. Jeremiah Wright that he felt compelled to find another Marxist that wasn’t so vocal about his radical views.
When I first looked into the Sojourners a few years back, it was clear to even the most rudimentary reader that this was something of which to be wary. While the surface objectives, peace and justice, seem non-threatening, their progressive methods are clearly socialist. Remember that some European political parties are 'Christian Socialists', which have proven to be absolute lies. Remember to look at what people DO, not what they say.
YOUR ACTIONS ARE SO LOUD THAT I CAN NOT HEAR WHAT YOU SAY
Sojourners: Christians for Justice and Peace
Perhaps this is why we absolutely need to avoid and established church.... to avoid this sort of thing.
They are even against providing Christmas gifts to poor children on the basis that many of the gifts given are substandard and made by unfair conditions. They prefer to hold the exchange or giving of gifts hostage to their own agenda, sublimating the basic goodness instincts of humans.
So do the poor kids in Appalachia or the ghettos care or would they prefer to have SOMETHING under the tree?