In the wake of the recent shooting, Texas' Attorney General has invited faith leaders to arm their congregations. We will arm our congregations, but not with guns...we will arm our congregation with the gospel.
Jesus calls out the myth of redemptive violence. Jesus tells Peter to put away his sword because there is another way. That is the message we embody as Christians. May we live out our faith and to be peacemakers and justice seekers.
What is the best toward affecting change with your elected representatives? Watching MSNBC or Fox News and arguing about it on social media doesn't affect change. You must contact your representatives to and tell them where you stand. We recommend using the 5 Calls app to as a tool for making contact with your local and national representatives.