Cultivating Churches of Truth, Beauty and Goodness

Cultivating Churches of Truth, Beauty and Goodness

NAZI PARTY As Hitler’s Nazi party was consolidating power in January 1935 and the church was succumbing to the lure of the Reich’s Thousand-Year Reign, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a young German pastor, despaired over the weakness of his fellow believers in Germany. In a...
Outside the City For the City

Outside the City For the City

Our Christian confession captures a remarkable link between grace and the city: the sacrifice offered outside the city gates occasions the New Jerusalem. Both are necessary, yet neither, alone, is sufficient. This is why. We are not materialists or consumerists. Our...
Urban Ministry Yesterday and Today

Urban Ministry Yesterday and Today

Urban Ministry Yesterday and Today: Lessons From The Church Fathers The love of the world is incompatible with the love of the Father, John insists. Specifically, the desires of the flesh, lust of the eyes, and the pride of life are signs of those who love the world...