Presidential Debate?

A quick note: this post was written by my husband, Lee. I asked him to share his thoughts from a conversation we had this morning post-debate and I’m grateful that he obliged.If you’ve known me for very long, you’ll know that I haven’t cared much for politics and the circus it tends to create. But since George Floyd’s death, everything in my world changed. I have been reading, listening, watching and learning about systemic racism, immigration injustice, mass incarceration and all the hatred surrounding those things. It’s been an overwhelming, but enlightening process. I absolutely hate the way so many…

POTUS Announces “Patriotic Education” Commission

the problem with patriotic education “Don’t mistake my criticisms of our country with my love for this country. Remember, there is a difference between patriotism and nationalism. I love this country but my allegiance is not to this country or to its political leaders. Yes, I love this country and I will not shut up from urging it to become more humble, compassionate, and just…More reflective of the Kingdom of God.” – Eugene Cho I read a news story last week that angered and saddened me. I read reporting on President Trump’s intention to create something he called the “1776…