powerful word from Kristen Heitzmann!
“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” ~ Matthew 5:14-16 (NIV)
What does it mean to be light in a troubled world? Speaking out against wrongs? Certainly. Standing for what is right and good? Always. But is it that simple?
What if what is wrong to one person or group creates another wrong? For instance on many campuses now, any speech or idea that someone finds offensive or wrong is no longer allowed. This curtails not only the right to free speech—another wrong—but eliminates discussion that explores off-limits concepts and dulls the steel-on-steel that…
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