Selling the Protected Area Myth

Wider World–Focus on mission in the wider world using “Selling the Protected Area Myth” by Richard Coniff, a contributing opinion writer, in The New York Times, 6/10/18.  “[Change] will at times entail setting aside our profits and our precious convenience . . . But the alternative is to spend our lives in a world increasingly without […]

Defenders of the Faith in Government

Wider World—”Defenders of the Faith in Government” by the Editorial Board, Sunday Review, the New York Times, May 27, 2017.  “Americans wonder why anyone would join such a government.  Better to ask how to encourage the best to stay, and persuade a new generation that there’s never been a more important time to sign up.”  […]

“How to be a Bystander”

Spiritual Health—“How to be a Bystander” by Da’Shawn Mosley from the Sojourners, July, 2018.  “If people could link their church lives with the rest of their lives, I think as a society, we would be better off, but I also think the church would be better off.”  A related biblical theme:  “Your kingdom come.  Your […]