So there is this immigration thing going on… And the wild response among Christians.
And be clear about this: the way of Christ is not safe. It is wonderfully, powerfully dangerous.
Lynne Hybels has an excellent piece in The Washington Post about responding to the migrant crisis in Europe. There are several agencies you could donate to as well as action in prayer and action in going. Friends, there are things TO DO. A call to some action is necessary. We need to see the need, the crisis,Continue reading “The ability to ACT”
While our shallow “journalistic” coverage, only driven by our shallow American desire for, well, all things American and culturally relevant to us… and can really stir up controversy on social media… fixates on one county in Kentucky, the story we refuse to pay attention to, among so many, is the immigrant crisis in Europe. AsContinue reading “The number is 300,000”
I have walked slowly through Mark 1-4 the past few days… over and over. There is a story of a man with a withered hand (Mark 3:1-6). The religious leaders are all standing around seeing if Jesus would dare to heal a man on … horrors! … the Sabbath. 5 And he looked around at them with anger, grievedContinue reading “The anger of Jesus”