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Hands and Feet (and Mouth)

Today we marched in the streets for justice. Today we marched for peace. Today we marched for equality. Today we marched to change the system of oppression. 842 more words


Full disclosure – I didn’t come up with today’s title. But isn’t it great?

Dr. Deborah Krause, professor at Eden Theological Seminary gave a Bible Study this morning about the Gospel of Mark. 389 more words

The PCUSA Elite Today (5)

The 223rd General Assembly (2018)

The General Assembly¬†(GA) is being held on June 15-19 in St. Louis, MO. ¬†Thus, another view into what dominates our elite leader’s thinking can be found in the associated… 558 more words


Canticle of the Turning - Rory Cooney

A song from this afternoon’s Plenary (complete Assembly) session of the 223rd General Assembly…

This particular verse hit me…

From the halls of power to the fortress tower, 89 more words



The church is at a critical point.

If you are in a church (or even if you aren’t) you may have heard the church “woes” – there aren’t enough members, there aren’t enough people to do things, we don’t have enough money, the denomination is dying. 965 more words


When the problems around us seem to big, I am grateful for the words of Paul to Timothy in 2 Timothy 1:6-7 –

I remind you to rekindle the gift of God that is within you through the laying on of my hands; for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline.

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Always With You

The poor will always be with you.

I’ve always hated this passage because it seemingly encourages people to stop caring for the poor. Why try? Aren’t we told not to bang our heads against the wall? 642 more words