Equipping Christians to be Gospel-Centered Citizens
Hi, I’m Josh Hershberger, an attorney, minister and speaker. I started The Good Citizen Project to equip church leaders and other committed Christians to be Gospel-centered citizens. The goal? To transform our communities, states and nation through the power of the Gospel.
As Christians, we are called to follow Jesus in every area of our lives, including in our role as citizen. But, cultural pressure, partisan politics and culture warring have left many church leaders and other committed Christians conflicted about their role in the public square.
I often hear these questions: “Should we engage at all?,” “Haven’t we lost the culture war?” and “How can we engage elected officials and public life without jeopardizing the Gospel?”
I launched The Good Citizen Project to answer these questions and to equip church leaders and other committed Christians to faithfully and effectively engage public life in our post-Christian culture (Matt. 28:16-20; Matt. 5:16).
Understand Your Biblical Role as Citizen
Review Biblical principles concerning citizenship and apply those principles to American government.
Stay Current on Cultural and Legal Developments
Be intentional with your screen time and stay up-to-date on cultural apologetics, legal developments and important political trends.
Pray for and Build Relationships with Elected Officials
Pray for, build relationships with and partner with your elected officials at the local, state and national levels.
Strategically Solve Community Problems
Strategically identify and work with others to solve your community’s worst problems such as the opioid crisis, foster care, etc.
Engage in Public Life with a Focus on the Gospel
Transform your city, state and nation by seeking the common good and confidently promoting Biblical principles in the public square.
WE CAN HELP WITH…
We regularly speak at churches and at events on Gospel-centered citizenship in post-Christian America.
We create resources to assist the church in impacting local communities and the public square.
We legally partner with ministries so they can confidently focus on impacting their communities.
Download an Ebook we’ve written for you.
The Good Citizen
Do you want to impact your community and engage in public life without jeopardizing the gospel? In this ebook, The Good Citizen, we’ll walk you through five practical steps to becoming a gospel-centered citizen in post-Christian America.
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