Christians who have had so much to say with our mouths and so little to show with our lives. I am sorry that so often we have forgotten the Christ of our Christianity.
We are setting ourselves up for disappointment if our hope is built on anything less than Jesus.
Money has power. And so withholding money has power too, especially when a bunch of people do it together.
I engage with local politics because it affects people I love. And I engage in national politics because it affects people I love.
To all my nonbelieving, sort-of-believing, and used-to-be-believing friends: I feel like I should begin with a confession. I am sorry that so often the biggest obstacle to God has been Christians.
We need to be politically engaged, but peculiar in how we engage. Jesus and the early Christians had a marvelous political imagination. They turned all the presumptions and ideas of power and blessing upside down.