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Love and Contentiousness and Unity

Love and Contentiousness and Unity

Every four years, during our General Election cycle, I hear the same word: Contentious. As in, “this was a very contentious election,” or “there is a very contentious electorate this year.” I hear it every four years no matter the candidates, and I often wonder if we use this word in an exaggerative manner for television and radio ratings...

Hope

Hope

This past Sunday, my sermon was on the idea that Positivity is not naïve. At the core of my message was the idea that God’s promises are bigger than our problems. The longer way of saying this is that positive living is not naïve; it is instead a reflection of the deeper reality of hope. But what is our hope? ...