Calls for unity in the American Church, steadily increasing in recent years. lead me to a simple question. What is unity? And what are we to make of many of the calls for being united?
Should Christians ever mock anyone? Let’s talk seriously for a moment on the topic of Christian ridicule, whether it exists, and what it entails if it ever is appropriate.
Honesty is about more than just what we do say. Vulnerability is comprised also of the things we do not say because we do not need to say them – things that go without saying.
One can appreciate the reasons the Harris staffer Symone Sanders tried in vain to shut down the interview by pretending the mics had stopped working.
For all that we bemoan the frenetic way debates are handled in modern American society, the antidote to the chaos may be this sort of long-form dialog.
They say that patience is a virtue, but why is that? And why is it so hard to be patient?
Patience for me is a challenge not least because I have a bias for action, and things do not always go according to plan.
Try and strive and plan and maneuver and position elements and my internal world as I may, the Lord is God. And I am not God.