We live in a politically charged cultural moment. It seems that the divide between the left and the right couldn’t be any wider, or more volatile. Sadly, rather than being salt-and-light in a decaying and seemingly dark political climate, Christians often contribute to the problem. As Jesus-followers, we are called to give our ultimate allegiance to Jesus and his kingdom – God’s kingdom. How do we do this? How can we faithfully follow the Lamb in the midst of a donkey/elephant war? This series aims to present a vision of Christian political engagement that is Christ-centered, hope-filled, non-partisan, and helpful.
The Most Politically Radical Thing You Can Do
In such a politically charged culture, what's the most politically charged thing you can do? If we carefully read from the most politically charged book in the New Testament, we find out a surprising answer. Check it out!
Politics and Victims
Politics matter because people matter, and regardless of who's in charge, politics always creates victims. So what do we do in-between elections? We will follow Jesus.
Our Words Matter
“Stick and stones might break your bones, but words will never hurt you.” We all know how untrue this is....
Love Your Enemies
How do we treat our ‘ideological’ enemies? We love them, just like Jesus said. Check out this different approach to...
The Stories that Shape Us
Have you ever noticed that there are two stories (one on the left, and one on the right) out there that seek to shape us? Us too. And they're powerful. But the true story that ought to shape us is even more powerful still. And it's the one true story of the world.
The King and His Kingdom
As we kick off our series to explore what it looks like to follow Jesus in this politically charged culture, we ask, how did Jesus enter into his politically charged culture? As a King in His Kingdom. Check this one out!