As clergy and as God’s “Church,” we have failed our society in so many ways

When I read about shootings at the Game Stop and at a house party last week, I became angry to hear that so many locals were killed or wounded by gun violence in our neighborhood. I was angry because it hit so close to home. These shootings weren’t in some far off slum, but happenedContinue reading “As clergy and as God’s “Church,” we have failed our society in so many ways”

King’s cause was born out of righteousness

The Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., is one of my heroes of the faith.  For me, King’s heroism resulted from his ability to stand up against the tidal-wave of public opinion in order to uphold the values and convictions he held so dear. During King’s day, there were several major impediments to furthering the goalsContinue reading “King’s cause was born out of righteousness”