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Much of History is Mourning

Why do I have red and white poppies on my homepage? Here’s why, handily written for me over at Earnest & Jest:

In the extraordinary rare circumstances where war is the utilitarian choice, it is nevertheless a horrific, ugly, deeply scarring thing that permanently scars every person and every nation involved.

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Wise Words

Memorial Day Ballgame Conversation

So I am watching the Nats play the Cards at their annual Memorial Day Ballgame (my birthday gift!).

The guy beside me strikes up a conversation about May birthdays. 179 more words

Commentary

Pacifism

Pacifism has several definitions, all of which are consistent with this one: an opposition to war or violence of any kind.

How does one oppose violence? 727 more words

Politics

Con-cu-pis-cence: Pacifism

And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more… 744 more words

The Amazing Life of John Wimber

In this new episode of my YouTube series Heroes of Faith, I present how Vineyard leader and charismatic apostle John Wimber became a Christian, discovered his Spiritual gifts and advocated social justice as well as revival: 12 more words

Signs & Wonders

How to love and be loved when you are facing hardship

Are you going through a hard time?  How are you handling it?

Some of you have seen The Passion of the Christ which vividly portrays the Roman flogging of Jesus just before they crucified him.  1,097 more words