Tag: grace

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

As a follower of Jesus, I am called to love others, to accept then for who they are, to embrace the marginalized, to openly serve the poor, those in need. I am called to see no one as “illegal.” I am called to walk with those who are being treated unjustly in our world. If we are unable to treat those who enter our land with love, grace, compassion and acceptance, we need to question who we are as a nation; we need to question our faith and wonder if we are truly following the teachings of the Divine through Jesus.

 

The Death of the Evangelical Church

The Death of the Evangelical Church

I could spend days, months or even years discussing the stats. I could come-up with reasons why I think those stats are right or wrong …

 

War Will Solve Nothing

War Will Solve Nothing

All three, Jesus, James and Paul, remind us that as followers of the Divine we are not to be drawn into the culture that speaks of war. Our call is to be “counter-cultural” and stand with peace.

 

Going to War – Not a Political View

Going to War – Not a Political View

The first thing I would like to say is that I have no political stance on war – or the bombing of Syria. I could …