Nancy Clark (Michigan)
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Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances. - 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NRSV)
When I was a young mother, one of my least-favorite tasks was folding the clean clothes for my family. All those baskets heaped with mounds of little shirts, pants, dresses, socks, baby blankets, and sleepers would take hours to fold. Just looking at them made me miserable. Then one day...
What everyday task can become my time for prayer?
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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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