Heidi Gaul (Oregon)
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I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call upon the name of the Lord. - Psalm 116:17 (KJV)
I’ve always observed Lent by sacrificing something to help me remember Christ’s holy sacrifice for me. But over the years some of my passion for this practice dimmed, and I began to question my motives for observing this spiritual discipline. Does Christ really find pleasure in my “suffering”? I had...
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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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