Random Thoughts On A Year

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       Wow!     A year ago tomorrow, (December 1, 2016) I received an email from one Catherine Baillie, Church Administrator, on behalf of the Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) of Presbyterian Church of Madison, New Jersey:     Thank you for your PIF...

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Give Thanks

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Last night, we declared a moratorium on politics at our house. There’s plenty of time for opinion, activism, and accountability later. Plenty! And we will do that.Breathe—it feels great!Today, tomorrow, this week let’s give thanks. Relax. Enjoy the family. Enjoy our traditions...

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Stop the Bleeding

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Not all Trump voters are racists, bigots, misogynists, or xenophobes! Not all Hillary voters are altruistic!  Truth.Even if the election went the way you wanted it to, there is a post-election reality that we all must own. The wound in the United States has been torn open. It’s a big...

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"Now What?"

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That’s the text message on my phone at 7:15am Wednesday morning. “Now what?” Well… Flashback: November 9, 1960. My birthday. 9:15am. Part of my birth story has always been that I waited to see who was president before I made my debut. My dad was a TV news director at...

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Quick Notes

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Hi! Three things of extreme import this week. 1) Daylight Saving (no “s”) Time ends. Set your clock back an hour when you go to bed. Fall back one hour on Saturday night. If you don’t, you will show up for church an hour early and it will be a 9:15 flash mob instead of a...

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