The greatest threat we face

What is the greatest threat we face?

Maybe you want to narrow that down a bit. Although how could something be the greatest threat we face if it didn’t encompass everything?

What is the greatest threat our world faces? How about our nation? Our communities? Our churches? Our relationships? Ourselves?

I think there are many possible answers for these questions. Maybe your answer ecological catastrophe. Maybe it’s poverty, or racism, or ideologies, or partisanship, or money, or greed, or nuclear war, or war in general. Or who knows…



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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.