Culture/Social issues

Me Too

This post addresses the #MeToo hashtag trending on social media right now: If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote “Me too” as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem…. Read More ›

In the Crosshairs

My friend and fellow church member Ian North​ lives in a community of immigrants from North and Central America. Years ago, he and his wife Ruthie started a local ministry, Presencia​, in that community. They love the families in the… Read More ›

#NotMyMessiah

Since the election, I’ve seen widespread use of the hashtag #NotMyPresident.  While I understand the sentiment, I think #NotMyMessiah is a more appropriate hashtag for Christians.  Here’s why.  Because of our deeply polarized two-party system, #NotMyPresident inevitably carries partisan overtones and invites… Read More ›