Entries by Lisa Jernigan

Peacemaking Is…

Peace is beautiful. Peacemaking is brutal. Everyone wants peace but not everyone is willing to engage or sacrifice to do the difficult work of peacemaking. Peace sounds beautiful, wonderful and so . . . Peaceful! Peace is attractive however, the work of peacemaking is not. Peacemaking requires us to step out of comfort zones, readjust […]

The Now and the Not Yet!

My world view and theology were disrupted with two simple invitations from friends. The first invitation was to attend a Telos Conference and the other invitation was to go experience the “holy land” differently. My husband, Cal and I were asked to go to Israel/Palestine, not as typical tourists, but as listeners and learners of […]