The Death of the Mushy Middle Aaron Armstrong on May 5, 2011 (Can’t see the video? Click through to the site) Sharing is caringClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... You might also these articles: Category: Christian Living Tag: Christianity, Church, Interview, Tim Keller, video Posted by Aaron Armstrong Aaron is the author of several books for adults and children, as well as multiple documentaries and Bible studies. His latest book, I'm a Christian—Now What?: A Guide to Your New Life with Christ is available now. All Posts Website Post navigation Previous: Previous post: Following God May End BadlyNext: Next post: My Memory Moleskine: Wash, Rinse, Repeat… Reader interactions 3 Replies to “The Death of the Mushy Middle” Amber May 6, 2011 at 2:11 pm I especially liked this quote (something like) “A place where everybody is supposed to be a Christian, that’s deadly for spiritual vitality.” My friends in Amsterdam, where nominal Christianity died long ago, run into so many people who are seeking and interested, without the messy middle part of expectations/doing what they’re supposed to do. It’s very freeing. Loading... Aaron Armstrong May 7, 2011 at 12:33 am Here in Canada, there’s not nearly as much of the “mushy middle” as there is perhaps in the US, although it still exists. But it’s definitely exciting in some ways to see how people react even here when it really seems like you’re serious about your faith. Loading... Lauradc May 9, 2011 at 8:28 pm I think the quote is good too, but I would add an exception. At Christian colleges in America, everybody is suppose to be Christian, and in my experience most were. Of course, people had a choice about attending this institution, but its Christian base was not only not deadly for spiritual vitality, it in fact increased it. Loading... Comments are closed.