A Common Man: A Tribute to Richard Twiss


This weekend I was set to speak in Detroit.  A few hours before the event, I got news that our brother Richard Twiss had crossed over to the other side, after a massive heart attack a few days ago. With tears running down my face, we started the event by lighting a candle for Richard [Read More...]

What Would Jesus Say to the NRA?

What does the birth of the baby Jesus 2000 years ago have to offer the violent, troubled world we live in? Or what would Jesus say to the NRA? I want to suggest — A lot. A whole lot. Jesus entered the world from a posture of absolute vulnerability — as an unarmed, innocent child [Read More...]

Jesus for President 2012


By Chris Haw and Shane Claiborne It was way back in 2004 that the spark for the Jesus for President campaign was born – by a bunch of post-evangelical Christians trying to figure out how to engage the political circus that happens every 4 years.  It started as a little bible study looking at the [Read More...]