fasting · Lent

Simple Christianity: Being our Most Authentic Selves

“This, rather, is the fasting that I wish: releasing those bound unjustly, untying the thongs of the yoke; Setting free the oppressed, breaking every yoke; Sharing your bread with the hungry, sheltering the oppressed and the homeless; Clothing the naked when you see them, and not turning your back on your own.” Isaiah 59:6-7 “Fasting… Continue reading Simple Christianity: Being our Most Authentic Selves

Christianity · silence

Bearing witness: Genocide and our refusal to do anything about it

When you are in a room talking about genocide, your world seems so small. I have been writing for a wonderful Christian paper, The Good News Florida for some time now, and it never ceases to amaze me when I look around at the place or person I have been assigned to cover. Sometimes the assignments seem… Continue reading Bearing witness: Genocide and our refusal to do anything about it