‘Love your enemies’ ought to be sufficient.Read more "Jesus Got A Gun"
The issue of arming our churches is now more relevant than ever.Read more "Should We Arm Our Churches?"
If we aren’t living like Christ presently, when times are relatively good, then we will never live like Christ if times get really difficult in the future.Read more "finding life in a chaotic world…"
One Sunday we showed up at our rented church building. Someone had spray painted a Nazi swastika on the front of the building.Read more "being Jesus to atheists, homosexuals, and abortionists…"
While I have no expectation of the average person to stand against the cyclical patterns of aggression and follow the words and life of Jesus by loving our enemies, blessing those who curse us, and forgiving those who trespass against us, there is a very real expectation for those who do profess to follow Jesus to actually follow this way.Read more "a koran. a mosque. and jesus."
The Christian ought not have allegiance to or affinity toward ANY ideological, political, or governmental system of the world.Read more "allegiance (part 1)…"
The Kingdom that Jesus came to proclaim would be established much differently than the kingdoms of the world, and it would not look like anything the world had ever seen, because the people in this Kingdom of God would do everything opposite from the ways and workings of the world.Read more "allegiance (part 2)…"