Author: LSchwaar

Mercy vs. “The Law” — Incompatible? Maybe not

Listen to what Jesus says in Matthew 23:23-24 — “Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You give a tenth of your spices—mint, dill and cumin. But you have neglected the more important matters of the law—justice, mercy and faithfulness. You should have practiced the latter, without neglecting the former. 24 You […]

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Waiting

Waiting. Waiting waiting waiting. Waiting is something almost no one would choose to do but somehow it seems that everyone experiences a lot of it one way or another. Waiting is the absence of something happening. Waiting is being acutely aware of a lack of movement, development, or change. Waiting is nothing. Waiting means you’re […]

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“For who they are, or who they love” — America is about to… What?

In the latest email newsletter from the White House, they included a link to this video of White House Press Secretary Jay Carney briefly explaining why a piece of legislature currently in the final stages of being passed is such an overdue addition to the American workplace. This law, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), would […]

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