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Learning to See: Which Stories Matter If Black Lives Matter? White gang war gets two days of coverage. Black gang peace gets five seconds of ...
4 Tips for Following Jesus in an Election Season We live in a system where elections matter because they determine who will make ...
Josh Duggar & the Bondage of Our Souls We must rescue our hearts and minds from the political bondage that has stolen ...
Been Down Into the South: A 21st-Century Freedom Ride (Part 2) Once you’ve been down into the South, nonviolence isn’t as neat and simple ...
Been Down Into the South: A 21st-Century Freedom Ride (Part 1) When we pay attention, there’s a fire at the heart of our shared life in ...
Death Has Lost Its Sting I find it hard to find mercy in my heart for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. I guess that is ...

CURRENT

Learning to See: Which Stories Matter If Black Lives …

Gangsunite

White gang war gets two days of coverage. Black gang peace gets five seconds of coverage. Do you think Black Lives Matter?

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4 Tips for Following Jesus in an Election Season

Election

We live in a system where elections matter because they determine who will make decisions that impact people created in the image of God and with infinite worth.

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Josh Duggar & the Bondage of Our Souls

Sadgirl

We must rescue our hearts and minds from the political bondage that has stolen our souls.

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GLOBAL

Finding Hope in Nepal

Nepal

As the world mourns with Nepal, many of us are wondering how we can help.

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Soccer In Kinshasha & Why We’re So Unhappy

Happy

Sometimes we hide our joy, we cover up the Kingdom of Heaven, and we become so terribly unhappy, covering up our unhappiness with possessions and addictions.

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I Am A Teenage Female Suicide Bomber

Children

On Tuesday a teenage female suicide bomber, likely affiliated with Boko Haram, set off an explosive in a marketplace in Maiduguri, Nigeria, killing herself and 33 other people. This could be her story, as I imagine it.

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THE RED CARPET

Churches Unite to Reverse Foster Care Wait List

GrahamFamily

We dream of a headline that reads, “DC churches unite to reverse the foster care wait list!

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LIFE

Living Faithful Stories

Story

Justice is not sentimentality, it is a movement for change. And it happens when we stop being spectators and involve ourselves in the stories of suffering and redemption.

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Hospitality and the Language of Knocks

Knocker

Our household has learned to guess who might be at the door by the knock we hear.

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THEOLOGY

To Our Critics: We Seek the Christianity of Christ

Oneway

What might it look like to leave behind the religion of this land and live the Christianity of Christ?

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Mapping Our World: On Being a Community Cartographer …

Maps

It’s time to use different tools for our maps. If we keep going to the same mapmakers, same schools of cartography and working from the same dysfunctional maps, we will never make it to the land of shalom.

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