Conflict is everywhere. It is enough to make someone who claims to believe in the resurrection hesitate for a second. But God isn't done with this world yet and God isn't done with us. Peace! God desires peace for us. Shalom. Matthew 5 offers a picture of what we are supposed to do with all this conflict (even if we are more apt to participate than respond). If you want to hear my sermon about it, you can click here or listen below.