Christians approach the public square with agape love

It was Paul who wrote that Christians should, “Be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except from God” (Romans 13:1).  At the time, he was writing to churches in the heart of the Roman empire that they were concerned with their relationship to the state.  And, ever since then, Christians haveContinue reading “Christians approach the public square with agape love”

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”