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Christian Churches Supporting Syrian Refugees

After the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris a few weeks ago, there has been a backlash in this country against accepting Syrian refugees into this country. After Obama announced that the country will accept 10,000 refugees who are escaping wartime … Continue reading

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Christians Supporting the Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex Marriage

About 3 weeks ago, I was filled with great joy at the Supreme Court ruling that allowed same sex marriage throughout the whole United States. This ruling capped a long struggle for this fundamental right for my gay and lesbian … Continue reading

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Christians Fighting for LGBT Rights

Recently the news has been dominated by the efforts of conservative Christians to push back against laws protecting LGBT rights. In Alabama, state judges have resisted a federal ruling to issue licenses for same sex marriages. Several conservative Christian business … Continue reading

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Christian Parents Supporting Their LGBT Child

In 2008 in California, many leaders of the Mormon, Catholic and Evangelical churches lobbied successfully for the passage of Proposition 8, a law that would define marriage as being between a man and a woman and would make same sex … Continue reading

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Japanese Americans In Support of the Muslim American Community

Recently I’ve been seeing a rash of anti-Muslim posts and comments on the internet. Many people are angry and worried at the recent wave of Christian persecution in the Middle East at the hands of Islamic extremists, and these people … Continue reading

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Christians Marching in Pride Parade in Support of LGBT Rights

This June is LGBT Pride Month. At this time, Pride Parades will take place in various cities in this country and across the world to show pride for LGBT people. One of the great things that has happened has been … Continue reading

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Urban Farming and the Christian Imperative to Feed the Poor

One of Jesus’s greatest imperatives to his followers was for them to care for the poor and to feed the hungry. Many Christians over the centuries have tried to follow Jesus’s mandate, serving in food kitchens and building shelters to … Continue reading

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