Advent in Contested Territory: God with Us

My reflection at Christianity Today | Jesus Creed: Advent in Contested Territory: God with Us

Advent looks at Jesus’ arrival and sees the approaching liberation from Sin and Death. Advent aches for Christmas because Easter is breathtaking. Advent represents the longing for God’s intervention 2000 years ago, but it also represents our longing for God’s intervention now.

American Harmony and Just Mercy

Click here to read my essay on the dynamics of justice and power in Paul’s letters at the Jesus Creed blog on Christianity Today.

Christian leaders are held responsible for uplifting those without power and challenging those with power to use it differently. Transformation for the vulnerable requires us to be self-aware and see what power we wield.