Because of all of the hatred and violence throughout the world, it’s hard for me to imagine a world at peace. I know that all of creation will be made new when Jesus returns to establish his kingdom and that there will be world peace at that time, but is it something that can become reality in the here and now, even just a little bit?
I believe so…
I came across an article a week or so ago that encouraged me as I was thinking about peace. On December 4th over 500 Muslim and Jewish women gathered together for peace. Click here to read more about this amazing conference that gives us all a glimpse of the Kingdom of God here and now.
The pursuit of peace in our world is real. Tomorrow we’ll take a look at what it means for us to be peacemakers.