The Church Has to Stand For Something

A Nation Responding With Riots and Protests My heart is breaking over the loss of George Floyd, as just the most recent in alarmingly frequent stories of wrongful deaths.  Our nation is responding with riots and protests… we say in trauma training, “Behavior is the language of a child who has lost their voice…” I keep thinking as I see the demonstrating, their behavior is a result of not feeling heard. So let’s listen. As the Church, Christ representatives on Earth, we cannot be silent. Silence sounds like support. I know we can worry and wonder if we are going too far, or not far enough if we are saying it right or wrong, and in all that wondering, we freeze. We need to use our voices and become better advocates and listeners.   I … Continue reading The Church Has to Stand For Something