People of color. For me .. it has nothing to do with black and white; but it goes so much further. God created so many of us and created us within so many ethnicities. He created all of us for the sake of His glory and not for any man's glory. If you are a … Continue reading black church? white church? or The Church!!!
When we hold fast to the Word of God; making it the guide and allowing the Holy Spirit to guide and to teach us, then (and only then) will we know Truth.
If you want to live a life that is marked by His blessings - choose to open your mouth and speak love and life. I want to experience the blessed life that believers have been promised. May the Holy Spirit work in me to make it so.
I am so hopeful that I will never forget that my life is not about me being seen, nor is about me being right. It is not about me having freedom and liberty on this earth. My life is about the ministry of reconciliation. I've gotta live and speak what I say my heart believes! As the old folk used to say - you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar!
Yes – I am affected by the tragedy! I am affected because we try to make these images trite, common – we act like its just another tragedy. There is no alleged shooter here -- there are no alleged victims; it is all crystal clear! This guy intended to do evil and he did just that. Call it mental illness; call it hate; call it demonic activity -- SEMANTICS! It is evil. It is demonic. It is sin. Yes, my heart breaks that they were murdered -- but not just because they were black and murdered -- because they were murdered at all!