May we use our voices

We are called to speak and act; We are called to do it boldly.
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Boldcafe group: Faith in action

Boldcafe group: Faith in action

September 2020 May we use our voices by Joy McDonald Coltvet Not only are we called to speak and act; we are called to do it boldly. Read more Faith reflections: Faith in action by Emily K. Hartner Our convictions, our core values, represent our faith. They are our...

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May we use our voices

May we use our voices

by Joy McDonald Coltvet You shall not be intimidated by anyone, for the judgment is God's. Any case that is too hard for you, bring to me, and I will hear it. (Deuteronomy 1:17b) In the animated film A Bug’s Life, a huge colony of ants are used and abused by a few...

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Join Women of the ELCA for Just Love: A virtual preview where you’ll get a taste of what’s to come at the 2021 Gathering, Aug. 5-8 (welcatg.org).
 
While we can’t recreate the entire gathering in a two-hour Zoom webinar, we’ll explore the Just Love theme through Bible study, a mini-workshop, words of inspiration, music, and much more. And you can participate for free from your comfy armchair, front porch, or home office.
 
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