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ePistle 9-2-15

       Issue #812  September/2015   Gain wisdom and instruction, understand words of insight, receive instruction in prudent behavior, and do what is right and just and fair. Give prudence to those who are simple,...

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More than Paper and Pencils

These national organizations help Christians partner with their public schools through mentoring programs, community revitalization, and more. ✎ America’s Promise helps mobilize Americans to act via their 400+ national partner organizations and local affiliates....

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Church/School Partnerships = Win/Win

A church that wants to impact the community needs look no further than the public school by Nita Thomason “I was driving through West Dallas recently and barely recognized it,” a woman said at...

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The Power of Fleas

by Kristyn Komarnicki I consider myself an educator at heart, but I have never attended a PTO or school board meeting in my city of Philadelphia, which limps along with more budget and institutional...

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Peace Begins On Our Plates

by Sarah Withrow King At least three times a day, we have the opportunity to choose nonviolence. We don’t have to face down an enemy carrying a gun, brave counter-protestors, or venture into danger...

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We Hate Life

by Kristyn Komarnicki I’ve been too sad this summer to write about the crushing injustices that seem to be rushing at us so fast and furious and with no sign of stopping. Too sad...

HSUS' Free Eating Mercifully DVD

VIDEO: Eating Mercifully

The Faith Outreach program of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has produced an excellent short documentary called Eating Mercifully. One excellent way to dialogue about the church’s relationship with animals is to...