Reclaiming Jesus: A Confession of Faith in a Time of Crisis

A group of about 50 people from St Mark Lutheran Church and Gloria Dei Lutheran Church met at Gloria Dei for 4 consecutive weeks to discuss a document which is circulating nationwide titled “Reclaiming Jesus: A Confession of Faith in a Time of Crisis”. That document, which is signed by a large number of religious leaders of all faiths, is linked to below.

Reclaiming Jesus: A Confession of Faith in a Time of Crisis

Some topics discussed at these local meetings follow. There exists a crisis at the highest political levels of our nation. There have been few times in our nation’s history when a crisis of these proportions has existed. The group discussion characterized this crisis with the following words.

  • Moral
  • Ethical
  • Justice
  • Ideology
  • Faith/Theology
  • National
  • Identity
  • Personal
  • Social
  • Economic
  • Political
  • Global
  • Truth
  • Environmental
  • Existential
  • Humanitarian
  • Educational
  • Spiritual
  • Power

There is a culture of hatred, lying, deception, and corruption at the highest political levels of our nation. The document states “Silence is complicity”.