If you're wondering about my current personal mantra, it's this, "I am my ancestor's WILDEST DREAMS."
The sad reality about America the Beautiful is that we are divided. Until we address the pain American racism continues to cause, to ignore it, particularly in the wake of such carnage, and in a church no less is, as Jon Stewart so beautifully put it, is to ignore "the nexus of a just gaping racial wound that will not heal, yet we pretend doesn’t exist."
This is about to be a series. I have a number of things to be pissed-off about where the Community of Faith is concerned, but I'll start here.