That is why I was horrified by what happened at the 2017 General Assembly in Indianapolis, Indiana. No, there were no knock-down, drag-out debates over hot-button resolutions. No there was no cat calling or booing of speakers from red, green, or white microphones (that I witnessed, at least). In fact, my disappointment came from the exact opposite: there was very little to no opposition to most of the resolutions. Many of the resolutions on behalf of positions of social justice and progressive faith causes went virtually unopposed.Read More
With our nation’s capital at its center, the Christian Church (Disciples Of Christ) Capital Area has a unique and exciting setting for its ministry, mission, and faith. This blog will serve as a place for dialogue, reflection, Bible Study, prayer, and inquiry as to how we as Christians can best live out our faith in God, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit in community within the public sphere.
- Rev. Allen V. Harris