Betty J. Dalrymple (Colorado)
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Teach them to your children and to their children after them. - Deuteronomy 4:9 (NIV)
On Christian Education Sunday, my mind wandered while our pastor honored the adults who agreed to teach the children and youth in our church. I admit I wasn’t listening until the pastor commented, “Teachers touch many lives.”
Suddenly an image of a loving face framed by wisps of gray hair...
How am I passing on the lessons of faith?
My Sunday school teachers
Respond by posting a prayer.
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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