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Obama ran and won, I believe my kids can fly

I couple years ago the theme song for the mixed action cartoon movie with Michael Jordan was Space Jam was I believe I can fly. African American kids all across the country sang that song with visions of becoming a … Continue reading

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God, politics and the church

In the recent history on the north American church there has been s significant and different foray in to the political arena. Churches and pastors of churches have begun to not only to openly share their views about political candidates … Continue reading

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reflections on political history

Last night as we watched the events unfold that ended the Democratic primary process and gave Barack Obama the nomination, the reactions of my family stick in my mind. My son (who favors Obama a bit according to his peers) asked … Continue reading

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disappointed !!!

Over the weekend Barack Obama resigned from Trinity Church in the wake of another tirade by the pundits about his being responsible for what a preacher said in his church. Obama Quits His Church – The Caucus – Politics – … Continue reading

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damned if you do redux

OK so it is clear that i wasn’t very clear in my thoughts in this post  damned if you do damned if you don’t. This is not about being politically for Obama or Clinton. It is my observation of how differently … Continue reading

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damned if you do and damned if you don’t

First he was criticized for not being a fighter now Obama is being criticized because his was/is a political fighter. Check out his article on CNN. Obama played hardball in first Chicago campaign – CNN.com The double standard strains credibility … Continue reading

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Is religion and politics in the 08 presidential campaign a good thing?

Faith In Public Life has a link to an article from the Christian Science Monitor asking if the religion conversation in the presidential campaign-is a good thing?. I don’t-think so! Since it has been just more of the same hyperbole and … Continue reading

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God’s Politics – Jim Wallis blog, religion blog, faith and values, government

Jim Wallis now blogs here God’s Politics – Jim Wallis blog, religion blog, faith and values, government

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