Loving “The Donald”

Trump speaking at a podium

I first wrote this reflection in 2015. I was concerned then about the evangelical embrace of hateful ideologies and rhetoric. Unfortunately, that embrace only grew stronger. I am proud to see old essays like this …

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An Inauguration Prayer

American flag waving in the wind with the sun shining through it.

Dear Lord, patient and forgiving Father, all-knowing God who sees our hearts even as we can’t, I pray for our country even as the inauguration of our 45th president, Donald Trump, is taking place. I pray …

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Trump: We need to repent

Donald Trump speaking with his hands spread making a point

The video below made me think about the experience of my 7-year-old daughter. She attends a school with a very high percentage of minority students including Hispanics. From talking to her friends, she thought that …

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