IN THIS BLOG, I SHARE INSIGHTS INTO TODAY’S JUSTICE ISSUES, GOD’S HEART, AND PRACTICAL APPLICATION FOR THE BUSY PERSON WHO CARES ABOUT JUSTICE.
Much will be said about the State of the Union Address delivered by President Obama last night. What will likely not be commented on in the main stream media is the use of the word “Access”. Six times the President emphasized the need for access to higher education, preschool education, jobs, health care, savings and…Read More
Today we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. day in our nation. Today we celebrate a man who had a dream and dared to act upon it. Today we celebrate an ordinary man who accomplished extraordinary feats because he dared to dream. Dr. King went to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC in August of…Read More
Part 1 – The Gospel “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Shakespeare. Juliet’s famous balcony scene dialogue in Romeo and Juliet is an interesting argument. Juliet says that what we call something is not as important as what that thing is. So what…Read More
Part 2 – Justice “It isn’t fair!” I am amazed at how young we are when we learn that truth. Clearly there is something created within us that cries out for things to be fair. And certainly that is not only the cry of the young. “I cry out, ‘Help!’ but no one answers me.…Read More
Part 3 – Initiative We are exploring what is in a name – specifically the name gospel justice initiative. We began with the gospel, the good news, of justice. The good news that God is restoring all that is broken and bringing shalom to our dying world. This good news is found individually in the…Read More