Dangerous Act: Worship is God’s Language…

Worship is God’s language and sometimes it is foreign to us. I am reminded again and again, that the call to biblical justice is a call that is after God’s own heart and it is a call that makes each of us credible witnesses of the whole gospel. Pursing biblical justice means that we haveContinue reading “Dangerous Act: Worship is God’s Language…”

Dangerous Act: When Comfort Blinds

Chapter 14: Practicing Dignity Recently, I have had a lot of life-shaping experiences, some of which I will be sharing over the next few days. For starters, I must confess that I am being changed. God is opening my eyes to reveal that all too often, we in the middle-class American Church fail at justice,Continue reading “Dangerous Act: When Comfort Blinds”

Dangerous Act: Distorted Names

The Dangerous Act of Loving Your Neighbor Chapter 10: Distorted Names Nigger. Homeless. Immigrant. Stupid. Spick. Slave. Harami. Prostitute. Butch. Poor. These stigmas can be assigned to people of a different gender, intelligence, race, disability, sexual orientation, economic class status or people group. Words like these have long histories and are excruciatingly offensive to some.Continue reading “Dangerous Act: Distorted Names”