Tag: 2020

Racism/violence/COVID crisis: we can do better; we must effect positive change; as people of faith we can lead the way

I have a true story for you. It’s a difficult story to hear, but I’m not sharing this to sensationalize, or to cause despair. Instead I’m telling it to bring hope, and to talk about what is possible when (and if) things are done right. Back when I was an educator, working in the community…

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“Be still…” – the decision for faith when the world overwhelms us

You know, friends, sometimes life is difficult. Family can involve real challenges; people you care about deeply are out of range when they need support and guidance; work responsibilities can be overwhelming; grandchildren are too far away to hug and encourage; people sometimes are unreasonable; global threats spread with exponential inevitability, be it illness or…

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