The Danger of Weaponizing the Bible to Oppress Immigrants

This week the White House has used the Bible to justify separating children from their parents in a hardline immigration policy. Here's what else the Bible says about immigrants.

16 Lessons I Learned From My Daughter With Special Needs Turning 16

Until 2002, I had no idea what was Down syndrome and how it would turn my life upside down. It seems just like yesterday that I was 38-years-old and pregnant. I was considered high-risk, which landed me at the geneticist office of Research Medical Center in Kansas City. I had to undergo a prenatal test…Read more 16 Lessons I Learned From My Daughter With Special Needs Turning 16

The Lost Sign of a Disciple

Hundreds of thousands of students took to the streets to protest gun violence last Saturday across the nation. I wanted to march with the 6,000 people in Kansas City but I couldn't. Instead, I watched the Fox 4 Kansas City Facebook live stream and followed the conversation on Twitter.

The Shocking Silence of the Sisters in Church

In John 8, a group of religious leaders bring a woman who committed to adultery to Jesus. They remind Jesus that she needs to be stoned. Of course the man who was also an adulteress goes free under their tradition. Jesus says to her accusers, “All right, but let the one who has never sinned…Read more The Shocking Silence of the Sisters in Church