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A Light to the City

Precisely because FPC Jamaica is a church in community, it also embodies a model of Church that isn’t afraid to speak to power in order to harness it for the benefit of the people. For nine long years, Rev. O’Connor and church leaders took their case into countless boardrooms, sat down in many politicians’ offices, and held conference phone calls with plenty of skeptical influencers.

A Light to the City

Breaking Path Dependency

Think about the last few problems you solved—at work, home, where you volunteer, wherever. Now ask yourself two questions: 1) How did you solve it? and 2) Are you happy with the outcome? Typically, when we face a problem, we rely on what has worked in the past. When you think about one of your recent problems, did you…

Breaking Path Dependency

The Smallest Thing

It was the smallest thing—not the biggest, or newest, or most progressive thing—that helped me put my faith into action and start participating more in God’s reconciling work.

The Smallest Thing