Mary Hunt Webb (New Mexico, USA)
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Jesus said, “I can do nothing on my own. As I hear, I judge; and my judgment is just, because I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” - John 5:30 (NRSV)
After I received several requests to participate in ministries and projects that I felt were not in keeping with what God had called me to do, my friend Ann encouraged me to write a mission statement. I thought mission statements were only for corporations, but with Ann’s encouragement I wrote...
What is my mission statement?
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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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