Just as the prophets compel Israel to work justice in its ranks, so the church, beginning with its members, is called to work justice among its own and among all.
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Often, hardships remind us we need to completely depend upon the Lord. When life is tough, pray.
As a mother, I fight a relentless battle of the flesh and spirit to not give in to fear but to trust the Lord’s care of my son.
If faith communities are to be faithful to the message that we claim to embody, then we must reject perspectives that find cause to honor the Confederacy.
A justified life looks like mercy and justice to ethnic, religious and foreign “others.”
We maintain that injustice is inhumanity.
We believe the central, supreme and inexhaustible subject of revelation is God.
Every generation of Christ followers must mark out the path of righteousness and justice in its day.