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Radical hospitality trumps hate

Posted by on Jan 28, 2017

Tweet On Thursday, my friend Jane and I drove to Chicago to welcome a refugee family. Jane’s van was loaded with supplies: linens, towels,...

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Back on My Feet offers a path out of homelessness

Posted by on Jan 11, 2017

Tweet My daughter skillfully navigates her Toyota through the dark, wet streets of downtown Los Angeles. It’s 5:30 a.m. and we are on our...

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Jesus is in the house (not in the stable!)

Posted by on Dec 24, 2016

Tweet Tonight, people will gather in churches around the world to celebrate the birth of Jesus. Many will reenact, by way of Christmas...

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Transformative silence

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016

Tweet This is a noisy time of year. One of the best gifts we can give ourselves this time of year is the gift of silence, of peaceful...

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Why you should ditch the “kids’ table” this Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016

Tweet In your dim memories of Thanksgivings past, you may remember it: the card table in the kitchen or the family room, possibly set with...

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Now, more than ever, we must show the world what Jesus followers really are

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016

Tweet Two days ago, America elected a racist, misogynist, Islamophobic, homophobic bully who brags about assaulting women. According to...

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