Category Archives: Poverty

Jesus’ Inaugural Sermon

At the very beginning of his ministry, Jesus defined the limits and purpose of his life. Scholars refer to that as Jesus’ Inaugural Sermon. It is found in the gospel of Luke. “When he came to Nazareth, where he had … Continue reading

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Building a Christian Nation

Lent is just around the corner beginning on Valentines with Ash Wednesday.  Traditionally,  the church has taught that Lent is a time to give up something you value or to fast from certain foods.     I was reminded this morning in … Continue reading

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God is on the Side of the Poor

I try to stay out of politics when I’m writing. When I do write about politics I try to be objective and balance the different sides of an issue. It’s difficult when what you really want to do is to … Continue reading

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