Tagged: jesus

I’m Not a Social Activist

By Ron Sider I’m not a social activist. I’m a disciple of Jesus Christ, the Savior and Lord of the universe. In the inner-city congregation where my family worshiped for more than a decade, the choir...

Following Jesus and Stereotyping Islam

By Matthew Kaemingk The evidence is overwhelming: Muslim immigrants in the West do not define themselves, Westerners do that for them. Throughout Western media and popular discourse Muslim immigrants are constantly being discussed, described, caricatured,...

The Nonviolent Revolutionary

By John Dear Mahatma Gandhi considered Jesus the most active person of nonviolence in the history of the world. He was dismayed, however, that so few Christians understood or embraced Jesus’ nonviolence. Martin Luther...

Sunday in the South

By Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove Service starts at 11:00am at St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church. In eight months, Leah and I have never yet been on time. When we chain our bikes to the handrail on...