Archives for Jul 2012

Evangelicals Learn to Wage Peace

Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe leads the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), a global coalition that represents 650 million evangelicals around the world. Hear Geoff describe some of the important new things that WEA is doing to wage peace, including the birth of the World Evangelical Alliance Peace and Reconciliation Initiative.

The Missing Peace of Evangelicalism: Do you Need to be Converted?

The word "peace" conjures up different things to different people. I am a child of the sixties, so my generation links peace with hippies, anti-Vietnam war protests and free love. Others think of beauty queens declaring their hope for "world peace" (I can't help but picture Sandra Bullock in Miss Congeniality). And many conservative evangelicals assume peace is for liberals (whether theological or political).

Dialogue with Recreational Reconciliation

When some of my international who are friends studying in Davis and the San Francisco Bay area were going to have a one-week break from school, I thought how great it would be for them to see Yosemite Valley. What could be better than to continue to grow in genuine friendship and dialogue about culture, faith, family, and life in the beauty of Yosemite Valley?

Church & State, War & Peace: Evangelicals for Peace summit in DC

we also believe that it is possible to be concerned about national security and at the same time follow the Prince of Peace. We know that these two concerns don't have to be at odds. But I have found that most people haven't thought deeply about church and state, and war and peace. Where do you stand? If you are not sure, or want to grow in your understanding, I invite you to listen to ten world class leaders address these issues. Please join me in Washington DC, September 14, 2012 for...

A Tale of Two Princes: The Dark Side of Peacemaking

During a formal lecture on peacemaking, someone raised their hand and said, “Rick, thank you f...