Is God short of cash?

And I can’t tell the difference between ABC News, Hill Street Blues
And a preacher on the old time gospel hour
Stealing money from the sick and the old
Well the God I believe in isn’t short of cash, mister!

– Bono (of U2), “Bullet the Blue Sky”, on the Rattle and Hum album

I really don’t like hearing churches ask for money. I’ve always thought that if I ever start a church someday (and this is an idea that has refused to leave me alone, despite my suspicions that I don’t have the right skills for such a thing), I would try Continue reading “Is God short of cash?”