Social Justice

How You Can Build a Better Peace

    I thought I would start 2016 with a list of single steps any one of us can take towards building a better peace. 1. Quit watching the news. Whether you get your news online, from the TV, out of a local newspaper or via NPR on the morning commute, just turn it off. You don't need… Continue reading How You Can Build a Better Peace

Worship

From Joy to Sorrow

These past  few weeks, there was another murder spree. In fact, there was more than one. Another random selection of young people took up weapons and decided to destroy the lives of other people.  Next Sunday, many Christian churches celebrate the third Sunday of Advent which liturgically includes lighting the "Joy" candle in an Advent wreath. That… Continue reading From Joy to Sorrow