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Desperately Seeking Forgiveness: A Conversation on Race, Culture, and Christ

{By Lisha Epperson}    “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says The Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.” -Revelation 1:8   It’s hot in NYC. The first week of consistently high temperatures heralds the news – “summer is here.” It’s mad hot, fighting hot, uncomfortable. In […]

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On Claiming Your Priesthood

{By Tammy Hendricksmeyer}   I was the one who wore tight jeans. I was the teenager who flirted with boys and pretended to be easier than I really was. I was the one who secretly waited. But I was the one dressed in punk-ish clothes in my youth group at my southern church. I was a Rahab looking girl. One […]

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