May 16, 2024

The Spirit expressed itself in economic justice among them where everyone made sure their neighbor was taken care of.  Read more

May 15, 2024

One of the fruits of the Spirit (to borrow Paul’s language) in the synoptic gospels and Acts is the restoration of social justice. Read more

May 14, 2024

This upcoming weekend is Pentecost in the Western Christian calendar. And these passages define that Spirit's work to include social justice. Read more

May 9, 2024

This combined with the passage in John defines our being sent as to be a source of love, compassion, justice, and safety for all. Read more

May 8, 2024

This influence in John is seen when we are focused on heaven while being oblivious to the suffering others are presently experiencing. Read more

May 7, 2024

The gospel story is subtly different in the Johannine community’s version and these differences in John tell us something. Read more

May 2, 2024

As we work toward making our world a safe for everyone, love of neighbor calls us to love those neighbors who may be different from us, too. Read more

May 1, 2024

If Christians are going to become peacemakers, we are first going have to learn how to be less combative within our own faith communities. Read more

April 30, 2024

It’s much more difficult to preach the gospel that the Jesus in the stories preached, the gospel that teaches us how to love one another.  Read more

April 25, 2024

Today, it is no secret that some forms Christianity are failing to produce the fruit that makes this world a better place. We can do better. Read more

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