During World War II, German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer led Christians to defy the Nazis with what he called "civic courage." In 1978, Alexander Solzhenitsyn warned America that it was headed for danger if we did not recover "civil courage." Is the American church up to the task?
Testing the Courage of our Convictions In recent years, Christians have been cowed to silence when it comes to the application of faith to life in the public square. That’s beginning to change, as more and more believers are becoming aware of the vast claims of the Gospel of the Kingdom and the reliability of Christian truth as a viable worldview.