My journey in peacemaking: Confessions of a fence sitter. Prologue (beginning thoughts for a longer conversation)(feedback welcome. Respectful feeback). “That’s NOT the Gospel Andy!” I bristled inside as I felt another contrary voice rise up, seeking with good intention to re-direct my thinking and efforts back to what I shouldContinue Reading

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My heart was moved (and tears shed) by our meeting today with Congressman Dave Reichert of the 8th Congressional district of my wonderful state of Washington. We sat together (Muslim, Mormon, Jewish and Christian leaders) and joined in a positive discussion about the need for peace in Israel/Palestine. We recognizedContinue Reading

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Here is my radio interview that aired this morning on KOMO radio with Jon Repp. Here’s to working for peace in the new year, using all the tools at our disposal. Apparently my tool box includes prayer, my camera, personal presence, and last but not least, ANIMAL NOISES. Here isContinue Reading

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I was praying/reflecting the other day on what I’m asking people to do as I share the story of my time in the West Bank / Israel. Would love any feedback. 1. Repent of theological or political positions which eclipse the full application of the Abrahamic Covenant to be aContinue Reading

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