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Changing the World with Your Grief: Prophetic lament as the beginning of social activism

Changing the World with Your Grief: Prophetic lament as the beginning of social activism

There is no mistaking our world is full of things gone wrong.

A hurricane sweeps through the Caribbean and Southeastern United States, and most of us follow news sources which talk mainly about a few dozen American deaths, with a passing mention of more than 800 deaths and devastation in Haiti.

Thousands of children die every day from dirty water in underdeveloped areas around the world, and I am more distraught when my Internet service disconnects for two hours.

Fellow Privileged Christians: It’s Time to Use Your Voice

Fellow Privileged Christians: It’s Time to Use Your Voice

As Christians in America, we have a great deal of privilege. The extent of our individual privilege has to do with our demographics, but by virtue of our “status” as American Christians, we all share a level a privilege.


With that privilege comes a great calling and a great opportunity I believe many of us are missing. We’re not necessarily missing it on purpose. We’re just comfortably busy. Or maybe, we’ve never heard about it.