This came to mind as I listened to our church’e discussion/sermon from yesterday.
Creativity must become more than a shield we hide behind when things get tough, more than an escape or a place to hide. Creativity must become a sword by which we slay all the hatreds, petty and awesome, in our hearts first and then the world. Our creativity, then, must be a sword swung with love.-J. Lillie
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I don’t post a lot about current events or political things. Today, as I have thought, and prayed, and talked with some, I come to the following conclusions…
1) The tragic death of George Floyd is not a current event. The way people of any Ethnicity other than white, have long been handled in a manner that is anything but at the very least decent. And this has been happening since the days of Bible, and it has to stop!
2) This is not political, social justice, police or any grouping of people issue. This is a heart issue!
Simply stated the founding principle of our great land is this, “All men are created equal!” Jesus loved this way, so should we! If it weren’t for a police officer, a gun, a racial divide, drugs, or crime, or any other thing that steals the center stage – we would all…
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