Posts tagged Christianity
Imago Dei in an Imperfect Union

Christians in America, let’s be honest about how we’re doing. We are called to love God and to love people – all people. We are called to display unity as the body of Christ. We are called to be light in dark spaces. It is a high standard, and we consistently fail to measure up. This means we must depend on His grace and guidance to be made whole, to make up the difference when we fall short time and time again. 

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A New Christian Politics

America’s political discourse is broken and it’s hindering our ability to solve the country’s problems. We have heard this claim repeated so often that we are numb to it. What should startle and shame us is the role Christians play in perpetuating the country’s toxic political climate. In too many cases, we are not peacemakers helping to heal the divide, we’re aggravating it. Whether we’re twisting scripture to defend President Trump or trading insult for insult with our political opponents on social media, it’s clear Christians need to be more Christ-like in our discourse. We also need to do a better job of applying biblical principles to the most pressing issues of the day.

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