Burning Issues and the Content of Character

I am thankful for this day in history although I do not believe that we have reached the goal that was initiated in 1963. I agree with the words of my friend, John, who posted this blog. His words and the people cited in this blog truly articulate my thoughts as well. – Jerome

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“Do two walk together, unless they have agreed to meet?  (Amos 3:3 ESV)

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“I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave-owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Fifty years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and proclaimed these words.  I am from the molehills of Mississippi, and I have moved to the red hills of Georgia, and I cannot affirm that this dream has been fully realized in the sense that it ought to be.  Racial Reconciliation ought to be in the forefront of the mission of every church in the Bible belt south if we intend to reach the nations with the Gospel. That is the imperative of the Gospel. Go therefore…

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