Christ has set us free for freedom. Therefore, stand firm and don’t submit to the bondage of slavery again. – Galatians 5:1 My big challenge this morning is the fact that I do not write about politics in this blog. At the same time, I do write about life as it happens, especially what is…
Read more “One nation, under God, indivisible!” (Why January 6 was not political and the Constitution belongs to us all)
Regardless - of who you are, where you come from, your age, what color your skin is, and what floats your political boat - you matter. And your voice matters too
Read more our right to vote came at a steep price #GreatestGeneration
This morning I’m thinking about the word “freedom.” I believe it is an especially interesting concept set against the backdrop of Memorial Day. Memorial Day encourages us to think about the cost of freedom, the steep price other people were willing to pay to ensure our access to the privileges of living in liberty. Let’s…
Read more praying that sound minds prevail, yes – and freedom too.
this post features both photos and (I believe important) commentary....
Read more Where a prayer meeting fueled a revolution #Leipzig1989
We have the freedom to bear witness to the light, but we also have the freedom - and the responsibility - to hold our neighbor accountable (in love and in the spirit of Christ)
Read more “It’s a free country” and our neighbor…
Think about the unequaled prize that liberty is, the impossible to overstate value and uniqueness of the rights we as Americans enjoy, and the incalculable cost of winning and maintaining such priceless freedoms! Every church in this country should be full to overflowing with grateful people!
Read more Memorial Day and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good & Evil
the escalating cost associated with both higher education and fundamental healthcare has placed the United States in danger of becoming a nation where the idea of equality comes with an increasingly lengthy disclaimer.
Read more how are they to hear without someone to proclaim? (one cost of post-graduate debt)
In an ironical twist, we tend to be the most free when we love God, follow Jesus, and live for others.
Read more Let’s not waste the gift of freedom – happy 4th of July!
Freedom is fundamental to Christianity, and acknowledging the relationship of this freedom we enjoy to faith in God is critical if we are going to live our freedom to the full.
Read more one Sunday morning…