Kevin Thomas (Alabama, USA)
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[Those who accepted Peter’s message and were baptized] devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. - Acts 2:42 (NIV)
Every day when Edwin, my Nigerian college roommate, would prepare his native foods in our kitchen, the house would fill with a distinct aroma that didn’t appeal to my American palate. One afternoon, Edwin invited me to share his evening meal. Finding no suitable excuse, I reluctantly agreed. We sat...
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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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