This hymn-prayer was written in response to the ongoing oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon offshore drilling rig that started on April 20th.
Usually when Mother's Day comes, we think of the women in our lives who nurture, teach, rear, and comfort us.
In the 1990s, I taught history and theology at an evangelical college, a place where the students were serious young Christians.
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Under the sweeping arches of the Washington National Cathedral, we celebrated the life of Dr.
Don lived for years in the Chicago area, working hard and trying to keep up with the fast pace of his profession.
"To believe is human, to doubt divine."
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It has mattered for my soul.