By Marius Bressoud
[Marius is a shareholder at Trinity Bethlehem]
Whenever I spoke those three words to my wife, Harriet, her immediate
reaction was one of alarm. “What kind of a wild idea are you off on now?” she’d
Well, let me tell you. But don’t say you weren’t warned. I’ve been thinking lately about two kinds of Christian church members, those who take the role of consumers and those who assume the role of shareholders. I’m describing now not just Episcopalians but also other Christians I know, representing many different ways of being “the Church”.