Post-Christian Europe needs followers of Jesus who understand that the Gospel is powerful in itself. We should not hold onto the privileges of old religious structures.
Reconciliation requires sacrifice; it is costly and is humbling. But it is the only way to construct the identity of a nation that fosters peace, generosity and prosperity.
I will never be more influential than when I succeed in helping people be reconciled with each other, with their situation, and ultimately with God.
So all leaders listen, but what they listen to makes a dramatic difference.