Pictures are worth a thousand words, right? So today I’m showing images that speak ever-so loudly.
The first is from singer/rapper Flo Rida. I recently saw him perform on the Today Show and he was wearing a RIDICULOUS Jesus necklace made of gold and diamonds. It supposedly cost around $500,000. When asked about it, he threw out some token response about thanking God for all his success. Check it out: (for more pics, click here.)
And the second is a picture I personally took while sitting at a red light a few months ago. It’s a Bentley (a $300,000 car) with a local church advertised both on and around the license plate. It could possibly even be the pastor’s car, considering the verbiage on the plate:
A couple questions to consider:
- What’s the difference between the two?
- Are they both okay?
- Are they both wrong?
- Is one right and one wrong?
- If so, which one is more right and which one is more wrong?
- What does this say about culture and the church?
Chime, in. I’d love to hear your thoughts…
And in honor of the gargantuan Jesus head, I couldn’t help but be reminded of a classic scene concerning huge noggins: