It is easy to assume that all politics and peacemaking can be mutually exclusive. The truth is that there are many situations that in order to keep the peace, politics may be involved or even get in the way. Where there is a dispute of uncommon interests, whether it is to gain control, power or leadership that is politics. God teachers us on how "we should be" if we are to be His children. As human beings created by God we are asked to be images of the Father. In doing so, we bring peace to ourselves and to others.
In many organizations, there are internal conflicts, and even key leaders begin to make their case and use policies in what they hope may either bring the peace or put an end to what they believe is disabling their peace. Vice Presidents will threaten other departments by flexing their control … Read More