Even Jesus had a mission statement to keep him on track with his identity as the Christ.
In Advent, we ready ourselves to receive the kingdom of God, aligning ourselves with its ways and customs here and now, in advance of its arrival.
Prison abolition is an act of discipleship and not only a moral imperative because it is a proclamation of faith.
Is our gospel really the good news of Jesus?
There is a certain convenience in the assumption that decline is inevitable. Anglican disdain for church growth is ecclesiological palliative care.
For those of us who did not live through the Cuban Missile Crisis, the context may not be immediately evident.