Christian Hospitality and Muslim Immigration in an Age of Fear

The author, Matthew Kaemingk, teaches theology, ethics, and culture at Fuller Theological Seminary.  He begins by noting that dominant responses to Islam in the West are deeply polarized.  Yet, he believes they have 3 points of coherence: “Both believe the  solution to be relatively clear and straightforward.” “Both believe the state should be the primary Read more

A Psalm of Privilege?

At the national prayer service, following Trump’s inauguration. Ronnie Floyd read Psalm 23, invoking God’s blessing upon our nation. The events of this past week remind me that “Me First!” can easily pervert a genuine reflection upon God’s goodness to me into a Psalm of Privilege: The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. If Read more