Hipster Christianity – is being missional just trying to be cool?

Have you ever wondered if a lot of what drives the ‘missional debate’ is simply a subset of Christians looking for an expression of faith that is set apart from the status quo – and in contrast a whole lot cooler? I have. Brett McCracken’s ‘Hipster Christianity – When Church And Cool Collide’, helped me to explore my thoughts on this question in a more informed way. Paradoxically, just reading it made me feel cool. So what’s the answer? Are we just dealing with Hipster Christianity or is that a harsh call? (more…)