Jesus models a sensibility that neither ignores, nor idolizes political power.
Why none of us should settle for the false dichotomy between denying the danger of Covid-19 and promoting panic over Covid-19.
Regardless of which lever you pull in the voting booth, if you claim to follow Jesus, the practice of selective prayer is an act of disobedience.
Are immigrants a fiscal drain on public resources? In addition to the job concerns raised in my previous post, immigration specialist and devout Christian, James R. Edwards,…… Read more “Of Walls and Borders: Pt. 2 – Financial Concerns”
I am worried about the role and responsibility of pastors in our politically charged context, but my worry is about the extent to which pastors are not seeing and seizing their role as a prophetic voice in these times. The voice of pastoral prophet is easily silenced when seduced by the promise of political power.
We will see change not when we merely talk, advocate, lobby, demand, or offer prayers that others change. Only when we take responsibility to embody the changes we seek will anything actually change.