Carlyle Fielding Stewart III

Writings on Democracy, Social Justice, and Religion

Tag: unity

  • Bridging the Gap

    Bridging the Gap

    Delivered at the United Methodist Men’s Prayer Breakfast. January 9, 2010 A Jewish street preacher exiled to Babylon issues the poignant admonition; a cry of desperation to the people of Israel. “I looked for a man who would stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land so I would not have to…

  • Making Peace in a World of Violence

    Making Peace in a World of Violence

    Delivered at the Making Peace  in the Arenas of Violence Conference, The Board of Church and Society, The United Methodist Church, Lansing, Michigan, March 30, 2002 Carlyle Fielding Stewart, III “Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.” Matthew 5:9 “Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually…