Zoe Hicks (Georgia)
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Immediately aware that power had gone forth from him, Jesus turned about in the crowd and said, “Who touched my clothes?” - Mark 5:30 (NRSV)
On a family vacation to New York City, I went to St. Patrick’s Cathedral, thinking it would be a quiet place to pray and reflect during a break from our hectic pace of shopping and visiting museums. As I entered the cathedral, however, it seemed more like an exhibition hall...
Nothing can prevent me from spending time with God.
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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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