Very few grasp the spectacular difference between today's Christianity and the original teachings of Christ. "Since coming here," an African student told a white friend, "I've discovered the white man has two gods – one that he taught us about, and another to whom he prays. A mission school taught me that the tribal doctrines of my ancestors, who worshipped images and believed in witchcraft, were wrong and almost ludicrous. But here you worship larger images - cars and electrical appliances. I honestly can't see the difference. "This disillusioned young man had discerned that modem "Christianity" had strayed a long way from the original teachings of Christ. The realization hit him like a thunderbolt. But why have modern Christians forsaken the simple teachings of Jesus Christ?
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