Christian nonviolence is not a settled position but a vibrant and living tradition that includes mystics, feminists, liberation theologians, civil rights activists, realists, and more. In this midweek practice, we will reflect on the words of a number of persons within the broad stream of Christian nonviolence and consider how nonviolence connects us to the heart of God.
David Cramer is teaching pastor at Keller Park Church (Mennonite Church USA) in South Bend, managing editor at the Institute of Mennonite Studies, and sessional lecturer in theology and ethics at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Indiana. He writes at Anabaptist Revisions on Patheos. You can learn more about his upcoming book at: http://bakerpublishinggroup.com/books/a-field-guide-to-christian-nonviolence/389590