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No prayers for business and media

Tonight, my church was a host site for a National Day of Prayer service. I was asked to participate by leading the congregation in prayer for business and media. If you’ve never been to a service like this, the format has someone lead prayers for five areas, education, business and media, military and government, families […]

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Feasting and Hunger

by Alys Drake This week will be a week of celebration. Holy Week for Christian families and Passover for Jewish families. At my home, we will celebrate Easter this Sunday with a lot of food. Ham, beans, barbecue ribs, slaw, potato salads, regular salads, rich desserts, and wine will all grace our overflowing table. We do not know hunger […]

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Turn Hunger Into Hope

This Easter weekend means many things to my family. We will go to church Sunday morning and then come home to prepare for our family Easter dinner. The fact that it is also Sunday at the Masters makes the day even more special for us. I’ve been cleaning the house, fussing at my children about […]

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Death, social media and sustainment

A young man died today. I didn’t know him. I should know his parents. They go to my church, we are members of the same social club, we have both been on the Emmaus Walk and have many mutual friends but somehow I never really got to know more than their names. However, I knew […]

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