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Women’s March on Washington

Waking up in the middle of the night, showering and dressing quietly so as not to wake the rest of my household, I tiptoed onto the porch to wait in the unseasonably warm damp until I saw Sarah’s lights winking up the road as her car navigated the slick dips of the bricked street. On…

Praying our way to the booth

Gracious God, we are blessed to live in a democracy where each citizen has the opportunity and the responsibility to participate in our decision-making processes. Our faith belongs in the voting booth as well as in the sanctuary! Justice-Seeking God, we know that our policymakers impact our lives: they have power to ensure that all…

Our Faith, Our Vote, Our Voice

In these final two weeks before election day, the rhetoric and the tension mount. Perhaps more so this election cycle than ever before. So today, more than ever, I believe that we, as people of faith, need to let our voices be heard. Voices that call for equality, truth, justice, and compassion. Scripture and our tradition…