When you embrace criticism instead of avoiding it, you get lots of chances to love your enemy.
church and politics
Do we bring our preformed politics into church or does the church transform us into disciples who practice a Jesus kind of politics?
Virtue, says former senator John Danforth, is what's missing from the current political equation—and the church is a place where virtue can be taught and advocated.
After I gave a talk for the 70th anniversary of Bonhoeffer's death, I got a letter saying he's been drained of meaning. Here's what I replied.
Stanley Hauerwas’s book is about learning how to die and training how to be human. Broadly speaking, it is a book about time and purpose—or, better said, the purpose of time.