Category: elections

God’s government is a good government

September 2, 2016 | 12 comments

“Walking along the beach of Lake Galilee, Jesus saw two brothers: Simon (later called Peter) and Andrew. They were fishing, throwing their nets into the lake. It was their regular work. Jesus said to them, ‘Come with me. I’ll make

Counter election anger with love

July 25, 2016 | 21 comments

There is a lot of anger being voiced in my country right now. The presidential elections have provided a channel for the anger and pent-up frustration of millions of voters to surface and take center stage in public debate. Anger

Prayer that helps during elections

March 15, 2016 | 16 comments

There is vigorous campaigning for the next President of the USA going on in my country right now, and a lot of heated opinions about which candidates are qualified and which are not. So, I wrote a short piece for

Prayer for the US presidential primaries

January 29, 2016 | 12 comments

The presidential primaries are heating up in the United States right now. Political debate, ads, rhetoric, accusations lobbed back and forth, and daily polls often headline the news. For interested observers, it can be tempting to get emotionally caught up