Joy to the World, the Lord Has Come!
“We can only love because we have been loved first; we can only bring freedom to others because we have been set free; we can only give because we have been given.”*
We give thanks for the greatest gift of all—Jesus Christ, and we give thanks for you!
May your Christmas season be full of joy and happiness.
*Henri J. M. Nouwen, adapted from The Wondrous Mystery: An Upper Room Advent Reader. 2019 Upper Room Books.
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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