In any political debate, you should be a light for the Gospel. Snarky sarcasm, hidden jabs, passive aggressive statements, and deep anger are all signs you are probably not motivated by love.
They key is to find a way to act and listen without tearing down and removing the voice and belittling the pain of others.
Division, racism, racists, police brutality, and poverty are all schemes of the devil. Let’s talk about it.
This poem was inspired by my students. As a middle school teacher, I have seen several students struggle with their identity.