Voices

Love Inclines Its Ear

By Alicia Crosby Contrary to images projected onto screens and words offered through lyric, love is not mere emotion. Love is decisive and responsive, its first means of engagement and movement…


Your Neighbors and Beyond: Part 2

By Eboo Patel, author and the founder of Interfaith Youth Core. There are four ways to approach the other. We can build bunkers of isolation, and try to hide ourselves away. We can…


Beyond Yourself

By Patrick Carolan Every day, we get up in the morning and make decisions. Some are easy, like what to wear to work, what to eat for breakfast. Some are harder,…


The Love in Hate

By Sara Haile-Mariam I keep hearing people say that silence is an act of compliance. I know it makes sense, and yet I keep finding myself at a loss for words….


An Ordinary Hero

Joan Mulholland and The Joan Trumpauer Mulholland Foundation are adding their voice to the #WeStandWithLove movement. Joan Trumpauer Mulholland’s mugshot has been called one of the most famous in American history….


My Love Manifesto

By ‘Nique LoveRhodes We will not be statistics within the system, we will be anomalies. We will not allow the status quo to dictate our worth as individuals. We will not…


Stand Together as People of Faith

Led by General Secretary Thomas Kemper, the Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church is adding their voice to the #WeStandWithLove movement. By Linda Unger, senior writer at the…


Loving God = Stop The Hate

By: Rev. Jacqui Lewis, PhD On a day as hot as this one, I went to a mosque in Muscat, Oman. A mosque as blue as the sea, as stunning as…


Why Love? Why Now?

By Brian McLaren I’m a committed follower of Christ, and Christ taught that the greatest commandment was to love … to love God, self, and neighbor, yes, but to go farther:…


Let It Begin With Me

By Glennon Doyle Melton I’ve been trying to add more ritual to my life, just to remind myself that an ordinary day is something quite holy. Last night, I set my…