In 2020 we have experienced so many unique circumstances in the United States and globally that have forced us to reckon with our concepts of liberty and justice and especially what it means “for all.” Through quarantines, mask-wearing, racial tensions, distrust of government, media and “experts”, with each new thing that happens we find ourselves wrestling more and more with our liberty and exercise of justice.
Throughout the Bible, justice is seen as as restoring people from the margins of society to a place of equality in community. Jesus came to break the cycle of oppression, to seek out the marginalized […]
Jesus mourned the loss of innocent life, weeping for his friend, Lazarus. Jesus continues to weep as he sees the loss of innocent life for those who are marginalized. Jesus gives us the command to […]
Through his death and resurrection, Jesus created the opportunity for truth liberty and true justice. The problem is that humanity gets in the way of it and we distort everything that God meant for good. […]
Liberty and Freedom are concepts that Jesus gave humanity and infused themselves through the millennia to form the basis of the United States of America. But what is liberty? What is freedom? And what do […]