In early 2007, the Come Let Us Reason Together initiative was launched. It was an undertaking that few thought could be successful: finding common ground between centrist evangelicals and progressives on the most divisive cultural issues of our times.
The heart of Come Let Us Reason Together is our Governing Agenda, released in January 2009. It represents the fruit of these laborsand maps a joint path forward to heal a nation torn apart by the culture wars. The Governing Agenda moves from principles to the practical and finds concrete shared policies on:
The most recent product of the Come Let Us Reason Together initiative is Come Let Us Reason Together: A Guide for Busy Pastors. This user-friendly guide describes how pastors can embody this approach at the local church level and join a growing chorus of Christian leaders who are committed to finding a path beyond the culture wars to common ground.
To launch the pastor guide, pastors around the country gave a sermon that embodies this initiative and participated in “Come Let Us Reason Together Sunday.” Check out how pastors are talking to their congregations about Come Let Us Reason Together.