Speaking God’s Language: An Advent Reflection

By Joe LaGuardia One of my childhood dreams was to speak a different language and adventure across Europe like one of those old spy or action heroes I watched on television.  My favorite was Indiana Jones, who spoke many languages and read hieroglyphics, many found in his father’s journal, enabling him to foresee traps andContinue reading “Speaking God’s Language: An Advent Reflection”

What kind of public witness do you want your church to communicate?

Although our nation sets aside one day—July 4—to celebrate our freedom, a Christian’s ability to participate in civic government without fear of persecution is cause for celebration throughout the year. This is especially the case in a time of legal fundamentalism, in which a variety of nations are tightening religious freedom.  In France, a billContinue reading “What kind of public witness do you want your church to communicate?”