Some issues are just more complex than we want them to be…
It seems that we’re looking at today’s issues thru stained glass windows. Keep reading…it’ll make sense.
“Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.” (KJV)
"I think we have really hyper-individualized Christianity. We are comfortable with pastors laying out the implications of being a Christian in our personal lives, maybe even our family lives...but not our social lives. When you group people together into communities, such as a neighborhood or national government, for some reason, we tend to keep God out of those arenas today. Why are so many churches scared to tackle social issues like gun violence, education reform, racism, abortion, and so on? Why have we so privatized our Christianity?"~ Skye Jethani
A question I’m sure many are contemplating right now…
Can we really live free from racial oppression?
Disbelief…horror…anger…outrage…frustration…fear…heartbreak… I really can’t fully capture all of the emotions I felt when I saw video footage of Alton Sterling’s brutal and senseless death. I was equally overwhelmed by the many thoughts that ran through […]