Martin Luther King, Jr.’s, legacy inspires pause during 2016 election season

By Joe LaGuardia. ¬†This is a new take on an old blog post; reprinted with revisions from 2010. With a new Congress taking office, political speeches becoming¬†even more heated, and an 2016 election season already underway, the celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., this weekend should give Christians pause as to their place in modernContinue reading “Martin Luther King, Jr.’s, legacy inspires pause during 2016 election season”

Changing the tone of political dialogue requires responsibility and courage

By Todd Thomason I was out running errands on Saturday when news of the shootings in Tucson, Arizona, first began to drift onto the airwaves. Four days later we are still trying to come to grips with the aftermath: six people (including a nine-year-old-girl) dead, thirteen others wounded, and Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords lying in criticalContinue reading “Changing the tone of political dialogue requires responsibility and courage”