“Churches are places of high trust—and high risk.”
“Peace is not resting. Peace is loud.”
"It feels vulnerable to be the weird lady outside preaching sermons."
"I look on my faith as a liberation."
"My message is that you don't have to change who you are to care about this issue."
"Teens have the ability to do theological reflection and to connect their faith to issues of justice."
“We can’t depend on political parties to provide moral clarity.”
“The perception in small-town Wisconsin of being disadvantaged may not be accurate, but it’s not ridiculous, either.”
“I tried to remember that these are human beings, not caricatures.”
“College is arguably the best time and place for us to push our intellectual limits.”
“According to Islam, Jesus always speaks the truth. The question is how we understand it.”
“One second-century pagan critic of Christianity was willing to tolerate everything else about Christians if they would only worship the gods.”
“In the wrong hands, forgiveness can become a kind of tyranny.”
“At any given moment, I may need to be a psychologist, centurion, street lawyer, or soothsayer.”
“We weren’t trying to break the law. We were offering humanitarian assistance.”