“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” Matthew 5:9
Being a peacemaker is not a passive, quiet stance.
In fact, the Scriptures describe peace through a very different perspective. Peace is likened to a river (Isaiah 66:12)—unstoppable, flowing, covering rocks and debris, shaping its own course. It is the God of peace who will soon crush the evil one under his feet (Romans 16:20). Peace is the part of the armor upon which we stand, the...