Tagged: nonviolence

Christianity and Xenophobia

By Stephen Mattson Today’s political climate is filled with hate, racism, and bigotry towards various cultural, ethnic, and social minority groups. Christians should be alarmed at such rhetoric and take seriously the notion that...

Christians and July 4

Celebrate with Kingdom lenses, not Americanized ones. by Kurt Willems For the past several years I have publicly discussed why I tend to avoid associating myself with Independence Day. I posted what I called...

Making Love Louder than Hate

by Darren Calhoun Tomorrow will mark my sixth year of being part of counter-protest efforts at the Chicago LGBTQ Pride parade. This effort started with the “I’m Sorry” campaign in 2010.  At that time,...

When the Bible Is Bad for You

by Brian Zahnd I love the Bible. I read the Bible. I read the Bible every day. I’ve been a serious student of the Bible for over forty years. I don’t know how many...