The numerous legal, moral, and social threats on the horizon in America have caused many Christians to wonder what more they can do to make a difference. Janet and Craig Parshall say Christians must get involved in political and social issues...for the sake of the Church, America, and our children. In The Light in the City, the Parshalls help readers understand the biblical basis for the need for Christians to be actively involved in the formation of public policy. Addressing such issues as education, family policies, abortion, the economy, crime, foreign policy, and guns and punishment. The Light in the City motivates readers to look for service opportunities in their community. The Parshalls' sound advice and encouragement helps readers balance the spiritual hope of the future with godly service in the present. Includes interviews with Christian leaders such as Tim LaHaye, D. James Kennedy, Jerry Falwell, and Randy Tate.