Susan Thogerson Maas (Oregon, USA)
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Accept one another . . . just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God. - Romans 15:7 (NIV)
As my husband and I drove through the forest to our campsite, I studied the trees along the road. One had some dead branches, another a broken top; still others had bent limbs or odd shapes. In fact every tree seemed to have some imperfection — yet together they formed...
Though we are scarred and imperfect, God builds the church with us.
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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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