A Post-Election Prayer

A Post-Election Prayer

By faith, we have gone behind the curtain. We have made our voices heard, according to the temperature of our hearts — Some with a raised fist; Some with a wavering hope. We have sifted the relative merits of deeply flawed and difficult candidates. We have heard the word “Never” said about winners and losers,… Continue reading A Post-Election Prayer

Just One Thing: Politics

"The moment one life impinges on another, politics begin." Well said, Eugene Peterson (as usual), and certainly Nehemiah learned this lesson repeatedly in his quest to rebuild the walls around Jerusalem.  There is no avoiding politics because there is no avoiding power and its use and misuse.  In Nehemiah's time, the minor officials of the… Continue reading Just One Thing: Politics