Archives for Sep 2012

Bob Roberts Jr Meets with President Morsi of Egypt

Today's post was written by Bob Roberts Jr., author and senior pastor at Northwood Church, and originally posted on his blog. Today we're re-posting it here with his permission...

Evangelicals for Peace: Jesus at the Center of Peacemaking

All the hard work and planning has paid off, and the Evangelicals for Peace summit was a tremendous success! We had a phenomenal lineup of speakers and a packed room full of attendees. Peacemaking is a movement that is beginning to take hold, but what was specifically unique about this group is the focus on Jesus-centered peacemaking. Here's what participant Peter Sensenig had to say about the gathering and how Jesus is at the center of this kind of peacemaking.

What Role Does the Gospel Play in Peacemaking?

Do we do peacemaking simply as an avenue to share the Gospel with people, or does the very act of peacemaking glorify God in and of itself? This week we'd like to continue our video series from Rick Love's talk at the Society of Vineyard Scholars, and today he addresses the Gospel and the role it plays in the work of peacemaking.

Peacemaking Defined

What exactly is peacemaking? What's the difference between peacemaking and reconciliation? Are they the same thing? If you wonder about questions like this, Rick Love gives some answers in today's short video clip.

Evangelicals for Peace: A Leftist, Pacifist Plot or Jesus-Centered Conversation?

I laughed and then cringed when I read the title of Mark D. Tooley's blog, "Evangelical Left Plots D.C. Pacifist Summit. He was referring to the upcoming Evangelicals for Peace summit that I am organizing. Thank you Mark for raising concerns and giving me an opportunity to clarify what we hope to do.