Category Archives: CORR Action Fund

On Being a Clergy Spouse, Part Two

I prepared this blog posting several months ago but, apparently, forgot to hit the publish button.  It is Part 2 of what I hope will become a series. One of the things that I find alarming is the way in … Continue reading

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Racial Bias? Surely not here.

In keeping with the promise made in 2014 and reiterated this month at our meeting of the Racial and Social Justice Task Force , a vital part of Churches Uniting in Christ ecumenical gathering of 10 mainline Protestant denominations, it … Continue reading

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On being a clergy spouse.

With the increasing role of male clergy spouses across many denominations, our roles have not been clearly defined.  I remember asking people I trusted who have been clergy wives for advice on how to fill the role of a good … Continue reading

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Liberty and Justice for All Initiative

Today, in Washington D.C., the Liberty and Justice for All Initiative wrapped up a conference at which churches have been asked to make  racism and racially-motivated violence a thing of the past. With that in mind, I stood before my … Continue reading

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This, too, is the day that the Lord has made.

Icemeggedon has my family shut in our home in Weatherford, Texas, today, so I jumped out of bed this morning (well, “jumped” might be a little hyperbole) with the best intentions in mind.  Well, my plan to cook great things … Continue reading

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