Monthly Archives: June 2010

Baseball Peacemakers

I am not a sports fan, but sometimes the sports world offers illustrations related to peacemaking. Usually it’s a bad apology—athletes provide a steady stream of them—, but last week, baseball offered us an example of something good: apology and forgiveness done well. Armando Gallaraga, who plays for the Detroit Tigers, was “already celebrating” when […]

Peacemaking in Hong Kong

I had the privilege a couple weeks ago to teach peacemaking to a group of believers in Hong Kong, through Peacemaker Ministries. Like all Christians, they struggle with conflict, including conflict with one another. There were people from both Western and Eastern cultures in our training, and some aspects of conflict resolution seem to be […]