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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

8.16. 2019 Posted By: Joanne Gallardo

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives.  1. Death and dying A few weeks ago, I moved my dad, who was recently diagnosed with end-stage liver cancer, into my home. He spent two […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

8.9. 2019 Posted By: David and Leann Augsburger

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives.  1. “Have we no decency?” The escalation of racialized rhetoric from the president of the United States has evoked responses from all sides of the political […]

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Where is home?

8.5. 2019 Posted By: Regina Shands Stoltzfus

I love the Book of Genesis. Brilliant in its structure, it unfolds the story of the relationship between God and God’s people, and God’s people in relationship with each other and with the created order. It outlines the vision of shalom for all people and invites human cooperation in this vision. The narrative allows for […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

7.26. 2019 Posted By: Ben Tapper

Here are five things worth paying attention to this month. I recommend selecting one or two and jumping in over the next week. 1. I used to love talking and learning about politics. In this article Ben Judah highlights both my frustration and my hope. 2. If you are looking for your next good read, […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

7.19. 2019 Posted By: David and Leann Augsburger

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives.  1. Disability and the Way of Jesus, by Bethany McKinney Fox (IVP, 2019) is often quoted in our house. She is the founding pastor of Beloved […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

6.28. 2019 Posted By: Ben Tapper

Here are five things worth paying attention to this month. I recommend selecting one or two and jumping in over the next week. 1. God has not ignored black trans women, so neither should we. 2. Turns out there is an explanation for the connection between pups and their “hoomans.” 3. You may have been […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

6.21. 2019 Posted By: David and Leann Augsburger

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives.  1. When They See Us. Ava DuVernay’s series on the Central Park Five—the randomly seized young black and Hispanic teen and pre-teen boys from Harlem who […]

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