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.
The Flip that turned me around as a pastor and a Christian writer, as well as in my personal life and faith, was a notion that caused me to realize God isn’t who I thought God was.
There are a number of things in the Bible that should trouble any reader. We find in its pages things like genocide, gang rape, and slavery — not only sanctioned, but at times commanded by God.