Good piece at Get Religion on the discovery by the Associated Press of a modern American phenomenon: the Hipster Pastor.
Carl Lentz is not your typical pastor.
Along with his half shaved head and slicked back Mohawk, he’s dressed in his usual Sunday attire: black jeans and an unbuttoned denim shirt with a tank top underneath. His tattooed arms, including one with two guns crossed, peek out from under his rolled-up sleeves.
It could be that this is just me getting old, but I suspect variations on this theme have been seen since Christ ascended to heaven.