“We are people who cannot abide and wil


“We are people who cannot abide and will not stomach the excuses offered up by unjust systems that somehow ‘now is not the time,’ or that raising a ruckus only contributes to the problem. We draw together because we’ve been called to do justice, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with God—not because there is anything necessarily heroic in us, but because we’ve been passed a torch by heroes and saints who’ve gone before us, and who have called us to bear witness that God is not satisfied with either an unjust society or a lazy church ‘more devoted to “order” than to “peace.”‘”

Derek Penwell on Martin Luther King and The Creatively Maladjusted |[D]mergent http://ow.ly/XdOrU

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