Marqueta Reedy-Engle (Ohio)
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All have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. - Romans 3:23 (NIV)
When my daughter was two or three years old, she threw the normal tantrums of a child that age. When she got into trouble, she would start crying and loudly repeating, “I want to be good.” I was intrigued by her response.Paul wrote to the Romans about the same problem....
With God’s help, I can “be good.”
GRATITUDE FOR THE GIFT OF grace
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Our resolve must be different. My prayer is that we have finally reached a tipping point. My hope is that when the protests fade and the marches slow that our will as a church to truly eradicate the scourge of racism won’t dissipate but grows even stronger.”
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