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.
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.
I was at home recently, when the doorbell rang. I was not expecting a visitor, so I looked out the window to see who was there. Two…… Read more “both compassion and caution … a better way forward”