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Understanding Christians Who Vote Democrat - Dan Pezet
Dan Pezet

Understanding Christians Who Vote Democrat

I live in a decidedly Republican area. How Republican? The church I serve is a polling place, so I can tell you:

1063 votes for Romney, 133 votes for Obama. I would break down the elections for other positions, but in all but a couple of cases, republicans ran unopposed. Democrats know better than to even try.

With such an overwhelming Republican base, I often hear the question, “How can a Christian be a Democrat?”

Kristen, of Rage Against the Minivan, offers a well spoken explanation of why she voted with the Democratic Party. Hopefully, this glimpse into the thinking of Democratic Christians will help lead to understanding, if not agreement.

Read her full article here.



Welcome to DanPezet.com! I am a husband, father, and pastor. I serve as the Director of Church Development for the Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. This is the place where I ponder all things related to faith, including church leadership, and life in general.