Peace in Baltimore

That Sunday evening the disciples were meeting behind locked doors because they were afraid of the Jewish leaders. Suddenly, Jesus was standing there among them! “Peace be with you,” he said. As he spoke, he showed them the wounds in his hands and his side. They were filled with joy when they saw the Lord! Again he said, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I am … Continue reading Peace in Baltimore

Justice: What About Grace?

As we continue this conversation about justice, let’s apply the two definitions I laid out in my last post to a case study – Saul’s Conversion. CASE STUDY #1: SAUL’S CONVERSION In Acts chapter 9, Saul (soon to be renamed “Paul”) is traveling to Damascus to rid the world of Jesus followers. As far as we know, Saul never slit anyone’s throat. Still, he did some … Continue reading Justice: What About Grace?