Border

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This picture breaks my heart. Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his little girl, 23-month-old Valeria, died trying to cross into the United States in the Rio Grande at Matamoros, Mexico (opposite Brownsville, Texas) because they were unable to apply for asylum in the...

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Juneteenth

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If you have Apple products and use the calendar, the holidays now include Juneteenth every June 19. I’m so proud of that! But I have to admit that I thought I knew the meaning of Juneteenth and I’ve had it wrong for years. Wikipedia is our friend. I thought Juneteenth was the...

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Summer

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So weird. This morning (Wednesday) when I woke up at 4:30 and you can begin to see first light, it was 49 degrees. Yes, I sometimes wake up at 4:30—usually 5ish. The 49 degrees was the weird part since it’s June 12, but the rest is just amazing! This time of year, that is awesome!...

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Confirmation Class

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This is an exciting week in the life of Presbyterian Church of Madison! Not only is it Youth Sunday and the annual Church Picnic, it is the Sunday of the Pentecost (the birth of the church as in the book of Acts) and it is Confirmation Sunday. This year, 13 of our middle school students came...

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