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My Twelfth #PrayerofChristmas

Let us not be so busy doing church that we forget to be the church. Continue reading

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My Eleventh #PrayerofChristmas

We pray that the floodgates would open for Your people… Continue reading

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My Ninth #PrayerofChristmas

Help us to see others as You see them and then do what we can to make sure their lives and circumstances reflect Your vision. Continue reading

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My Eighth #PrayerofChristmas

As we rise in a new year, we pray that we will also rise to the occasion of being Your disciples wherever we go. Continue reading

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My First #PrayerofChristmas

Gracious and Loving God, On this first day of Christmas, we give You thanks and praise for the birth of Jesus– Immanuel! Thank You for being with us! Thank You for coming into this world, a refugee born in a … Continue reading

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Untitled…On Purpose

The morning after returning home from the breaking plantation, I participated in a Racial Reconciliation Bus Tour with an interfaith group of clergy. I wrote this reflection a couple of weeks later to share my experience during the One America … Continue reading

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Not So Easily Broken: A Week On the Breaking Plantation

There’s something especially cruel, horrific even, about a breaking plantation…as if slavery itself wasn’t cruel enough. You see, breaking plantations are where they sent the slaves who kept trying to run away. On the grounds of this one where I’ve … Continue reading

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