Posts tagged mission to civilize
My Hometown Has the Key To a More Peaceful America

It is my strong belief that all of our American factions would find deeper peace if they only knew one another. My red-dirt rural relatives wouldn’t be so prone to liberal bashing if they actually knew some liberals. My fellow church-goers would be less homophobic if they had more gay friends. My agnostic college buddy would be less skeptical about people of faith if I wasn’t the only Jesus-follower in his life. 

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The Divided States Of America

Jesus said, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” When faith-filled Americans choose to embody love rather than shouting hate, we are doing the Lord’s work. For the sake of our nation and in obedience to the Bible, let's lead the way in reconciliation. Let’s do the hard work of loving our neighbors. Let’s take the shattered tribal factions of our nation and let Jesus create one new humanity.

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