ESA's Blog: Love Justice, Do Mercy

What If We Don’t Agree?

By Jon Carlson This is the third installment in our six-week visual series on exploring what God’s love looks like, when we live it out in our world. If you’re just joining us, you...

The Abused Bride of Christ

By Catherine Kroeger Like an abused woman, the church is battered and bleeding—from a wound that she fails to recognize. Many evangelicals cannot bear to acknowledge that spousal abuse is an enduring problem within our...

Labor Pains and Maternal Grief

By Sarah Withrow King Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers...

If You Speak, Will Anyone Hear You?

By Kathy Khang The world is a noisy place. Smart phones. Smart watches. Alerts. Notifications. Social media. Satellite radio. Streaming video. News 24/7. On any given Sunday morning in church, don’t be surprised if...

Our Shared Humanity

By Jon Carlson This is the second installment in our six-week visual series on exploring what God’s love looks like, when we live it out in our world. You can see the first installment...