Sermons on 1 John

Doesn’t Religion Cause Violence?

Friends, brothers, sisters, we are called to a faith of radical mercy built on a radical truth. Doesn’t religion cause violence? It certainly can be wielded as a justification for violence, but I believe in the core of my being that Christians are called to look different than an already violent world.

How Can You Say There’s Only One True Faith?

Many in today’s culture ascribe to the belief that all religions describe one spiritual reality in different ways and that all religions are equally viable ways of approaching God. On the other hand, Christianity claims that Jesus rightly demands the allegiance of every human being—regardless of one’s cultural background or current beliefs. This message addresses the question, “how can you say there’s only one true faith?”