An Independence Day Prayer

By Matt Sapp As we pause to celebrate our country this week, I am grateful for the unique promise of liberty granted to Americans and for those who have dedicated their lives to upholding it over the centuries. But I’m also struck this year by the work required of each generation to nurture and protectContinue reading “An Independence Day Prayer”

This Memorial Day, commit to waging peace

I was delighted when my parents told me that they had finally joined a Mennonite church in Pennsylvania.  I was glad, but one thing was on my mind: I wondered how my dad managed to join a church known for its pacifism. “Seriously, Dad,” I said, “Your answer for every conflict in the world is,Continue reading “This Memorial Day, commit to waging peace”