for such a time as this

Scrolling Facebook this morning, I came across the following quote as a friend’s status:

From Dave Pell (not-Christian): Religious Christians have hitched their wagon to an unrepentant heathen like Trump, proving that power dwarfs all other belief systems.
#tearswecannotstop #saveyourwitness


Talk about a punch in the gut. As I later commented, “This quote is staying with me this morning. It’s heavy and hurtful, because I fear that right now, the Church as a whole … Read the rest

(A view of the Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Vice President Joseph Boakai, at their inauguration at the Executive Mansion in Monrovia, Liberia, Monday, 16 January, 2012. Photo:Staton Winter/UNMIL)

i am happily celebrating the overlap between President Johnson Sirleaf’s re-inauguration and Martin Luther King Day today. power to the people and the peacemakers. 


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