It’s not all bad

This has been a tough week: Ongoing war and atrocities in Iraq and Gaza. Robin Williams' suicide Shooting death of Mike Brown and all that followed (and continues to follow) in Ferguson, MO. Death, racism, oppression, violence, pain and despair are not hard to find. I'm going to talk about all of that as honestly …

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‘Blessed are the peacemakers’

Today is Nelson Mandela Day; it could hardly occur at a better time. What the world needs now is a whole lot of people praying for - and working for - peace. Those of us who claim the name of Jesus better be leading those efforts, if we want to live up to that name. …

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