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8 Minutes and 46 Seconds

Time is funny, isn’t it.8 minutes and 46 seconds.About the length of time between commercials on your favorite TV show.About the length of time it takes to get in your car and drive to the grocery store.Or the hardware store.8 … Continue reading

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Rank Order

I don’t know what made me begin thinking about this.Maybe it was something I saw on my social media feed.Something I skimmed over.Barely saw.But somehow it got stuck somewhere in the recesses of my mind.Until today.When it became unstuck.And pushed … Continue reading

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Too Many Martyrs

“Too many martyrs and too many dead. Too many lies, too many empty words were said. Too many times for too many angry men. Oh let it never be again.” -Phil Ochs On Wednesday of last week, many of us … Continue reading

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The Long Wait

Image: Clothed in the Sun by Jan Richardson In the days leading up to the birth of our child, Will and I observed a “counting up” ritual.  The ritual was created by Rabbi Tivka Fremer-Kensky, author of Motherprayer, as a … Continue reading

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It’s Not About Us!

During Inauguration weekend, I had a conversation with the pastor of a Presbyterian Church that was predominately black church.  When asked if the members of that church would be participating in the Women’s March the reply was “That is not … Continue reading

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A Time to Keep Silence and A Time to Speak

“A time to keep silence, and a time to speak” Ecclesiastes 3:7 “There are three things I have learned never to discuss with people: religion, politics, and the Great Pumpkin,” opines Linus Van Pelt, of Peanuts fame.  The Bible gives … Continue reading

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#GiveRefugeesRest

Caption: Matt Zeltzer, Community of Living Traditions resident, holds up a freshly printed pillowcase. This Martin Luther King, Jr. day, the Community of Living Traditions at Stony Point Center will be spending time in the Art Space screenprinting 150 pillowcases … Continue reading

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