Seven Appeals to U.S. Evangelicals

Seven Appeals to U.S. Evangelicals

I would like to make seven appeals to those evangelicals who have followed Donald Trump these last five years and voted for him twice. First, I want to appeal to you to return to a first love for the kingdom of God above all other loves and loyalties. If you believe...
What Does It Mean to Be Christian Citizen?

What Does It Mean to Be Christian Citizen?

It is time to revisit what it means to be a Christian citizen. Over the last 40 years, U.S. Christians have been engulfed with Christian nationalism, which has overrun many evangelical churches, especially during the last five years. Mark 12:14b-17 and Romans 13:1-6...
In 2021, Expose Your Life to Wonder

In 2021, Expose Your Life to Wonder

While many of us have moved away from New Year resolutions, we should still set challenging goals for the short-time future and the longer-term future. We can build those goals from our values, interests, curiosity and wonder. Certainly, there may be other...
Health Care Workers Face Pandemic Trauma

Health Care Workers Face Pandemic Trauma

We need to expand our understanding of trauma. Often, attention goes to the military and their experiences of “soldiering,” but a wide range of experiences results in trauma. The child removed from a dangerous home only to be placed in a dangerous foster care...