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One more point of light

President George H.W. Bush made famous the phrase “A Thousand Points of Light” in his 1988 RNC presidential acceptance speech.  It had been used in various ways by authors going back 50 years before that. Every time the church, and … Continue reading

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When life goes on for everyone but you

Five years ago today an earthquake rocked Haiti.  The best guess is that it killed somewhere between 160,000 and 200,000 people.    Top it off with an untrustworthy government and police force who steal the funds and supplies sent in to … Continue reading

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Do clergy work for their denomination, the congregation, or God?

When Jesus says “whatever you do for the least of these, you do for me”, I’m pretty sure that the homeless would be at the top of the “the least of these” list. Continue reading

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