The Together Manifesto
Something needs to shift.
There is a better way than outrage or apathy.
In the middle of you/me/us/them
He was snubbed by politicians and the religious.
He drew the ordinary, the misfit, the freedom-craver,
calling all into mercy, justice, and action.
So what if I moved closer?
Away from walls that isolate, toward Jesus and the world around me.
I want to influence, to build bridges,
to take risks.
I will choose to listen and seek to understand.
I will love, especially those who are not like me.
I am part of the radical middle—where we meet at Jesus from every side.
And we’re on the move.
We, ________, the Together Generation, will live a different way.