Thinking in a Different Climate: November Recent Reads

Take a look at some of what our team has been reading lately, including books on how weather changes Christian mission and what robots are doing at Wal-Mart.

When Disasters Keep Mounting: November Reflection

What do we do when disasters keep mounting? Jesus has work for us to do— yokes to shoulder that we may plow in the fields where he sends us. Burn-out isn’t the result of doing too much work, it’s the result of working for the wrong master and for the wrong reasons.

A Long Walk Filled With Short Prayers: Monthly Action Item

Explore and Pray for Your Civic Community With national politics dominating so much of our news, it’s easy to think of government and civic life as something that happens far away, conducted by people with famous names aligned with big national “brands.” But one of the unique facts about the time and place to which […]

Politics is Hard: October Recent Reads

What have some of our team members and authors been reading and engaging with lately? “The Christian Mandate to Subvert Tribalism” by Judy Wu Dominick in Christianity Today It’s been a busy few weeks for our team at the Center for Christian Civics: We’ve been working on new articles and podcast episodes while planning the biggest […]

Your Words Matter: October Reflection

“A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger… A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit. To make an apt answer is a joy to a man, and a word in season, how good it is!” Proverbs 15:1, 4, 23 At a recent […]