Praying to love—no matter what

How do you react if someone takes a stance you oppose? Dismissively? Angrily? If that's your go to these days, you're not alone. But there's a better, healing way. Read on.

The way to debate Trump’s orders on migrants

The way to debate Trump’s orders on migrants

Immigrant bans and new walls need not be contentious if each side recognizes they both seek to solve the root cause of mass migration.

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Women’s March on Washington: What makes someone a feminist?

Women’s March on Washington: What makes someone a feminist?

Ahead of Saturday's protest, expected to be the largest inauguration-related demonstration in history, questions arose as to whether people who describe themselves as both feminist and against abortion could be partners.

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If we love one another, God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfected in us.

Let unselfishness, goodness, mercy, justice, health, holiness, love — the kingdom of heaven — reign within us,...

When faced with anger, choose to love

When faced with anger, choose to love

If you've ever felt angry as you watched the news, this author's experience will resonate with you. He didn't stay with the anger, though. He chooses to love and be a healing force for good.

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Healing political enmity

Healing political enmity

Jesus didn't set any conditions for loving our enemies. In fact, he made clear in the plainest language that love is to withstand the severest tests. 

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Healing divisive partisanship

Healing divisive partisanship

Disagreement is not new to politics. But analysts point to factors that tend to exacerbate and even institutionalize partisan tensions. Effective prayer that counteracts these trends begins with the understanding that the government is on God’s shoulders alone, and with trust and confidence in His disposition of events. 

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