This blog first appeared over a year ago. I find that I need the message it contains even more than when I first posted it:
"Understand this, my dear brothers and sisters! Let every person be quick to listen, slow to speak, slow to anger.” James 1:19
How can we talk about controversial topics in a meaningful way?
I’ve witnessed or been in on some contentious discussions in the last several months. Some on Facebook have included profanity and name calling—and this among believers.
On the other hand, I have the privilege of participating with a small, but diverse group of believers in some mind-expanding discussions on