(Re)claiming Power

(Re)claiming Power
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Sometimes while traveling to and from working with congregations, I’ll throw on a podcast of a past General Assembly workshop. One of my favorites and a session I have learned a lot from is the 2013 Commission on Appraisal session where they presented their...
The Gift of Perspective

The Gift of Perspective
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The meditation topic for this, the 13th day of my Lenten practice, using Outstretched Wings of the Spirit is “perspective”: “…Perspective enables us to see things somewhat in the whole. Having a supreme objective, we see different situations...
Eternally in the Red

Eternally in the Red
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All men are interdependent. Every nation is an heir of a vast treasury of ideas and labor to which both the living and the dead of all nations have contributed. Whether we realize it or not, each of us lives eternally “in the red.” We are everlasting...
Whole/Holy King

Whole/Holy King
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This won’t be any big surprise for those of you who are writers, but we struggle at Be the Love for our posts to be worthy. Whatever we seek to write about, it often feels like everything has already been said. What could we possibly add? This couldn’t be...