How do we go forward?

How do we go forward when there are so many blockades?

How do we make progress when there are so many obstacles in the way?

How do we move towards the Kingdom of God when so many impede the path?

We aren’t up against one obstacle or blockade. It’s multiple. It’s like the obstacles are stacked on top of each other and are set in rows for as far as the eye can see. And every stack is defended by people guarding the blockades.

What are the blockades? Racism, white supremacy, white nationalism, sexism, greed, valuing…



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Pastor Matthew Best

My name is Matthew Best. I’m an ELCA (Lutheran) pastor who attempts to translate church and churchy stuff into everyday language.