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Religion Overwhelms in News

Sightings this week belongs to the “catching our breath” or “cleaning our glasses” category of columns. Note that for once it lists no sources or resources at the end. There are simply too many to cite. We cannot recall, in our sixteen years of “sigh...

June 29, 2015

Clementa Pinckney | Emanuel A.M.E. Church | Charleston | South Carolina | Mahatma Gandhi | Martin Luther King Jr. | Malala Yousafzai | Pope Francis | Desmond Tutu | Amos Brown

What Can We Learn From the Charleston Shootings? Hard Choices Yield Great Rewards

In life, we are all faced with the opportunity to serve. It is at times a hard choice to make but those hard choices yield great rewards. Those rewards are mostly for others and not for ourselves. That's what service is all about. - Clementa Pin...

June 27, 2015