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Flags in Church?

This coming Sunday (July 1st), many churches in our nation will choose to honor America during the worship service.  Some will include America-centered songs, military-oriented hymns, and perhaps recitation of the pledge of allegiance.  Others will honor those in attendance who served in the military.  A few churches will preach sermons equating America of today […]

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Reflections on the Journey

by Karen Fancher In the year 2000 I first traveled to the region of southern Sudan, which was embroiled in a devastating and long-standing civil war. As a counselor from a Christian college who has worked cross-culturally, I was asked to speak on forgiveness to men and women who had experienced the atrocities of war. […]