It’s Thanksgiving which means tables decorated with tiny porcelain figures of Native Americans sharing corn with pilgrims. It’s a holiday about being grateful, coming together, and being at peace but...
We will mourn, we will grieve, we will remember what America has lost and is in danger of losing, and we will roll up our sleeves and reclaim America for all Americans, including those who have dishonored her the most with their hate-mongering, fearmongering, and greed. The torch of the Statue of Liberty has dimmed but we will never let it go out. This is what it means to be a Liberal. This is what it means to be an American.
I like being alone. I have control over my own shit. Therefore in order to win me over your presence has to feel better than my solitude. You're not competing with another person, you're competing with my comfort zones.
Healing means to mend by stitching, to cure, to cause to heal, repair, and thoroughly make whole. Doesn’t that sound amazing! Something that can only be done by the One who has the authority to mend, cure and make whole. As Christians, it is essential we keep our minds focused on who Christ is. He is always the ultimate authority no matter who holds office or what seems to be reigning in the hearts of people. Lord, We ask you to heal our nation!