Statement on Racialized Violence

The Bible very clearly demands justice in the sight of oppression and murder. In response to vain worship, the Lord told ancient Israel, “Take away from Me the noise of your songs, For I will not hear the melody of your stringed instruments. But let justice run down like water,…

Lament

Lament Yet another shooting. Two pieces come to mind: A prayer from Psalm 10 that Jackie Hill Perry tweeted a week or so ago, and songs of lament for churches in times of tragedy, shared with me from Mission Church Creative Arts Director T.D. Oakes. The Psalm is a…